Found November 11, 2011 on nhl.com:
ST. LOUIS -- When Toronto's top goalie James Reimer went down with an injury, the Maple Leafs looked for someone to step in and pick up the slack. Ben Scrivens was ready, willing and able Thursday night. Scrivens, making his third NHL star...
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