Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 10/24/14
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Eric Staal scored a power-play goal 3:09 into overtime to lift the Carolina Hurricanes to a 4-3 comeback win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night. Staal had two goals and an assist, and Zac Dalpe and Brandon Sutter also scored for the Hurricanes. Cam Ward made 21 saves for Carolina, which rallied from a two-goal deficit. It was the Hurricanes' third straight home win, their longest streak there since March. Nikolai Kulemin, Joffrey Lupul and Nazem Kadri had Toronto's goals. Two days after allowing three goals on eight shots in a 5-3 loss to Florida, James Reimer made 30 saves for the Maple Leafs. Reimer entered with a 3-0 record against Carolina, and had allowed only two goals to the Hurricanes in his career. Staal scored the winning goal while Toronto's Tim Connolly was in the penalty box following a tripping penalty. Staal fired a one-timer from the right circle past Reimer's shoulder to end it. That put the finishing touch on one of the Hurric...
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