TORONTO (AP) — Dylan Larkin scored on a breakaway at 2:48 of additional time and the Detroit Purple Wings beat the Toronto Maple Leafs Five-Four on Thursday night time after blowing a three-goal lead within the 3rd length.

Larkin beat Garret Sparks between the pads to snap Toronto’s five-game profitable streak.

Gustav Nyquist arrange the winner, and completed a target and two assists. Mike Inexperienced had a target and an lend a hand, Jonathan Ericsson and Luke Glendening additionally scored, Larkin had an lend a hand and previous Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier stopped 27 pictures.

Andreas Johnsson and Kasperi Kapanen had a target and an lend a hand every for Toronto. John Tavares and Zach Hyman additionally scored, and Sparks made 27 saves.

William Nylander suited up for his first recreation since coming to phrases with Toronto on a brand new six-year, $45 million contract over the weekend. The 22-year-old winger were given a most commonly heat reception when he stepped at the ice for his first shift, and began on a line with Auston Matthews and Patrick Marleau ahead of getting benched halfway throughout the 3rd length.

Toronto got here to lifestyles within the 3rd, scoring 3 objectives in just below 9 mins to tie it.

Tavares made it Four-2 when he ripped his 18th previous Bernier off the push at 2:38 of the 3rd. Hyman added his 7th on a rebound at eight:50, and Johnsson tied it along with his 6th with 12:24 to head.

NOTES: Contributors of the Humbolt Broncos and their households had been in attendance. … Detroit defenseman Niklas Kronwall performed his 900th NHL recreation.


Purple Wings: Host New York Islanders on Saturday night time.

Maple Leafs: At Boston on Saturday night time.


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