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

2008.

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.