Gaudreau ends overtime debate against Maple Leafs

(Toronto) Johnny Gaudreau broke the deadlock in the 36e second in overtime and the Calgary Flames defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Tuesday night.

Gaudreau accepted a assist from Elias Lindholm and he beat David Rittich to score his 15e purpose of the campaign. The small forward also got an assist.

Lindholm got a goal and an assist as Juuso Valimaki hit the target once for the Flames, who won the ninth and final game between the two sides. Jacob Markstrom blocked 24 shots.

Flames winger Milan Lucic played in a 1000e career game in the NHL. He prepared for Valimaki’s goal and threw off the gloves once.

Zach Hyman had a goal and an assist while Alexander Kerfoot added a goal for the Maple Leafs, who conceded a second straight loss. John Tavares amassed two assists.

Rittich, who moved from the Flames to the Maple Leafs on Sunday, stopped 25 of 28 pucks aimed at him.

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