Mitchell shines as Leafs top Lightning in SO

BY foxsports • March 18, 2009

The Toronto Maple Leafs had some help on the road.

Down by a goal in the third period, the Maple Leafs, in front of a supportive crowd of mostly Toronto fans and Canadian tourists, forced overtime with six minutes left in regulation, and John Mitchell netted the winner in the shootout for the 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday night.