Canes Easily Beat Leafs 5 to 1

Leafs scorers: Mitchell (4)
Hurricanes scorers: Larose (4), Jokinen (24), Sutter (15), Ruutu (13), Samsonov (13)
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Forward lines: Stalberg-Bozak-Kessel, Mitchell-Hanson-Stempniak, Sjostrom-Wallin-Kulemin, Lundmark-Primeau-Orr
Defence pairings: Phaneuf-Beauchemin, Kaberle-Schenn, Exelby-Gunnarsson
Goaltenders: Giguere (Loss 60:00 minutes played, 25 saves, 5 GA), Gustavsson (0:00)
Noteworthy:
-Toronto gave up 4 or more goals in a game for the 26th time this season.
-Alexei Ponikarovsky was a healthy scratch for the game, and was traded to Pittsburgh later in the evening in exchange for Luca Caputi and Martin Skoula.
-Team Canada gold medal winner Eric Staal registered an assist for Carolina. Staal is the 23rd player in NHL history to win an Olympic gold medal, a Stanley Cup, and a World Championship

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