Video: Kessel hands Leafs overtime win vs. Colorado


The Toronto Maple Leafs dropped their first two games of the season, but they’ve bounced right back. First they cruised to a 6-3 victory over the Rangers on Sunday and tonight they earned a 3-2 overtime victory courtesy of a strong effort by Phil Kessel in the extra frame.

You can watch that goal below:

In a rarity for the Maple Leafs, Toronto also looked good from an advanced statistics perspective (courtesy of hockeystats):


Of course, the Maple Leafs were playing against Colorado, which also tends to struggle when it comes to puck possession.