Auston Matthews scored the tiebreaking goal 37 seconds into the third period, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Detroit Red Wings 4-2 at Little Caesars Arena.
Mitchell Marner gave Toronto a 1-0 lead with a power-play goal at 3:49 of the first period. Gustav Nyquist tied it 1-1 at 13:09.
William Nylander put the Maple Leafs up 2-1 3:22 into the second period. Luke Glendening tied it 2-2 with 32 seconds left.
Leo Komarov scored an empty-net goal with 16 seconds left in the third.
Frederik Andersen made 21 saves for Toronto. Jimmy Howard made 23 for Detroit.
Video: Nylander records two points in 4-2 Maple Leafs win