Maple Leafs Skate Over Knights

Frederik Andersen made 36 saves as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 3-1 in NHL action on Tuesday night.

Connor Brown, Mitch Marner and Nazem Kadri, into an empty net, scored for Toronto (10-5-0). Brown also had an assist.

Cody Eakin replied for Vegas (6-8-1), which got 18 stops from Marc-Andre Fleury.

The Knights were the better team through two periods and had a couple of opportunities to tie the score early in the third down 2-1 only to watch Andersen shut the door.

The Leafs host the Devils on Friday night.