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Canucks 6, Maple Leafs 1

Wednesday, 08.06.2014 / 4:47 AM

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Canucks 6, Maple Leafs 1
Vancouver Canucks vs. Toronto Maple Leafs

TORONTO (AP) -Daniel Sedin, Mattias Ohlund, Trevor Linden, Taylor Pyatt, and Sami Salo scored power-play goals to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 6-1 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.

Roberto Luongo made 35 saves for the Canucks, who have eight of nine.

Vancouver, outshot 36-21, was 5-for-10 on the power play.

The Sedin twins combined for seven points, including a goal and three assists from Daniel.

Bates Battaglia scored the lone goal for the Maple Leafs, who are missing eight players because of injuries, including Darcy Tucker.

Toronto goalie Andrew Raycroft struggled again, allowing goals glove side on the second and fourth shots he faced. Raycroft slumped to the ice after allowing Salo's hot to tick off his glove for Vancouver's fifth goal at 13:00 of the third.

Fans jeered Raycroft after he allowed Markus Nasland to score the sixth goal.

Toronto outshot Vancouver 14-3 in the first, but Ohlund scored at 8:46 of the first. His one-timer beat Raycroft glove side.

Battaglia's batted in a rebound before knocking Luongo over, tying it at 1 at 13:31 of the first.

But just 39 seconds in the second Sedin beat Raycroft with another shot glove side, Vancouver's first shot of the period. Sedin has 17 goals this season and 100 in his career. His twin brother, Henrik, earned his 39th assist on the goal.

Vancouver scored four goals in the third.

Linden scored on a two-man advantage from the side of the net, giving Vancouver a 3-1 lead at 4:39 of the third.

Just 13 seconds later, Pyatt scored on a breakaway following a Toronto turnover.

Luongo made several impressive saves, including a big stop on Mats Sundin midway through the third.

Vancouver has won four straight away from home after a six-game road losing streak.

Notes: The Maple Leafs honored Canada's Armed Forces before the game. About 100 soldiers attended the game, including four who repelled from the rafters. Canada has 2,300 soldiers in southern Afghanistan. ... Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban attended the game. The Mavericks play the Raptors on Sunday.

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DateScoreW. Goal
Jan 13 '07 VAN 6 at TOR 1
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