Marner, Matthew helps Maple Leafs beat Capitals 4-2
TORONTO (AP) Mitch Marner set up a pair of goals, Auston Matthews scored for the second straight game and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Saturday night to end a three-game losing streak.
Marner set up goals from Matt Martin and James van Riemsdyk, and Matthews scored his first goal at home in more than a month. Nazem Kadri added his ninth goal of the season.
Nicklas Backstrom and Marcus Johansson scored, and Braden Holtby made 37 saves for Washington.