Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/19/13
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MONTREAL -- Phil Kessel assisted on power-play goals by Nazem Qadri and Tyler Bozak, and Ben Scrivens made 21 saves to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Qadri scored 4:51 in and Bozak put Toronto up 2-0 with the Maple Leaf's second straight power-play goal at 8:12 of the second. Brian Gionta drew Montreal within one with a power-play goal 13:51 into the third. The Canadiens captain put a rebound past Scrivens from the goalmouth. Scrivens, who drew the season-opening start over James Reimer, came within 6:09 of his first NHL shutout. The 26-year-old rookie went 4-5-2 with a 3.12 goals-against average and a .903 save percentage in 12 games with Toronto last season. Carey Price made 24 saves in his fifth straight season-opening start for Montreal. Price stopped Kessel's shot on a scoring chance just over one minute into the third. James van Riemsdyk made his Maple Leafs debut. The American forward was acquired from Ph...
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