Toronto Maple Leafs find net eight times to win wild home opener over New York Rangers
Sunday, 8 October 2017 () After giving away a 5-1 lead, the Leafs came back to beat the New York Rangers 8-5 on Saturday night in an NHL game that was big on offence and mistakes. In the end, it was the Rangers who made the most mistakes, undoing themselves with some bad penalties in the third period.
Coach Mike Babcock says the Toronto Maple Leafs need to play “way better” than in their season opener when they face the New York Rangers on Saturday. Winger Patrick Marleau says he is excited for his first home opener as a Leaf.