Leafs Stop Sharks 3-2
The Maple Leafs earned a 3-2 shootout win over the San Jose Sharks in a game that saw Toronto's Nazem Kadri rip out part of Joe Thornton's beard in a fight.
Auston Matthews and Tyler Bozak scored for the Leafs in the six-round shootout. Kevin Labanc was the lone successful Shark thanks to goalie Frederik Andersen.
Former Shark Patrick Marleau hit the post in his shootout attempt.
Toronto had lost 10 straight (0-8-2) to the Sharks and had won just one of the last 15 games (1-14-0) against them.
Matthews and Kadri scored in regulation for Toronto (24-16-2), which had lost its last three games.