Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 4/5/12
TORONTO (AP) -- Ben Scrivens didn't want to be part of Steve Stamkos' big milestone. The NHL's leading scorer got his 59th goal of the season, but Dion Phaneuf scored the game-winner in overtime for the Toronto Maple Leafs in a 3-2 victory against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night. "I just didn't want to give up 60," said Scrivens, the Leafs' goalie. "It would be on the highlights all summer." Stamkos is trying to become the NHL's first 60-goal scorer since Washington's Alex Ovechkin had 65 in the 2007-08 season, and just the second player to reach that mark in the last 15 years. "He's a team player and he cares about the right things for the right reasons," said coach Guy Boucher. "Whether it's 59 or 60, it doesn't make a difference in the quality of the player." Stamkos badly wanted to get the job done in his hometown -- "Oh yeah, it'd be special," he said before the game -- but heads to Winnipeg instead needing a goal in Tampa's final game on Saturday. His coach was...
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