Ben Scrivens stops 34 shots as Leafs blank Senators
Toronto, ON, Canada (4E Sports) – Ben Scrivens recorded 34 saves as the Toronto Maple Leafs dominated the injury-hampered Ottawa Senators 3-0 Sunday at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto captured their fifth win of their last six games, maximizing their advantages against a squad that lost two of their best players.
With Jason Spezza (back) and Erik Karlsson (cut Achilles) sistting out with injuries, the Senators are suddenly looking to save their season.
Frazer McLaren scored the first goal at 3:14 mark of the first quarter while Tyler Bozak and John-Michael Liles each tallied in the third. Scrivens recorded his first shootout of his career.
The Leafs, who fired 29 shots and tallied 37 hits, improved their slate to 9-6-0 (18 pts) while Senators continued their freefall at 7-6-2 (16 points).