Maple Leafs blank 2-time champion Tampa Bay in series opener

TORONTO, ON - MAY 2: Auston Matthews #34 of the Toronto Maple Leafs celebrates his second goal of the night against the Tampa Bay Lightning with teammates Mark Giordano #55 and Alex Kerfoot during the third period in Game One of the First Round of th

Auston Matthews had two goals and an assist and Jack Campbell made 23 saves in the second playoff shutout of his career as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Tampa Bay Lightning 5-0 Monday night Game 1 of their first-round playoffs series.

Mitch Marner had a goal and two assists. Jake Muzzin scored and David Kampf added a goal on a short-handed breakaway for Toronto, which killed off five Lightning power plays, including an early five-minute major.

Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 29 shots for the Lightning.

The second game of the best-of-seven series is Wednesday in Toronto.


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