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Mitch Marner's slender shoulders carry Leafs back to Boston

Where would the Toronto Maple Leafs be without Mitch Marner and goalie Fredrik Andersen?

The talented Marner bailed out his teammates with a quick-release, game-winning backhand goal with six minutes and 35 seconds remaining in the second period to push the Maple Leafs to a 3-1 victory at home against the Boston Bruins on Monday. Andersen was once again terrific in goal with 32 saves.

Toronto was being badly outplayed in the second period. But Andersen kept his team in the game and then the 20-year-old Marner beat Boston’s Brad Marchand to the puck in the slot, whirled around and deposited a pinpoint backhand off the post and past goalie Tu…
CBC | NHL News

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