Toronto Maple Leafs defeat Boston Bruins, 4-3
With the manner in which Tim Thomas turned aside chance after Toronto chance late in regulation and overtime - no soup for you, Phil Kessel, Luke Schenn, and Mikhail Grabovski - the Bruins netminder seemed poised for further heroics in the shootout.
But he never got the chance to steal a point for his team.
In the final minute of overtime, a backchecking Michael Ryder wiped out Thomas, leaving the net wide open. Nikolai Kulemin said thanks, buried the puck with 49.7 ...
Luca Caputi had to share the spotlight during his big homecoming after Nikolai Kulemin stole the show with an overtime goal.
Kulemin scored 4:11 into overtime to give the Toronto Maple Leafs a 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Tuesday night.
While Kulemin was the star with the winning goal, it was also a big night for Caputi. The young forward from Toronto scored in his first home game with the Maple Leafs after being acquired at last week's trade deadline from P...