Maple Leafs 6, Capitals 3

Matt Stajan had two goals and an assist to help Toronto beat the

Washington Capitals 6-3 on Saturday night, giving the Maple Leafs

three straight wins at home for the first time since January


Phil Kessel, Niklas Hagman, Lee Stempniak and Alexei

Ponikarovsky also scored for Toronto, 7-3-0 in its last 10 games

and 11-14-7 overall. Kessel also had two assists.

Nicklas Backstrom scored twice, and Alex Ovechkin added a goal

for Washington (20-7-6), which lost for the second time this season

in Toronto.