NHL: Toronto 5, Montreal 1

April 13, 2013 at 10:52 PM

TORONTO, April 13 (UPI) -- Toronto's James Reimer turned aside 36-of-37 shots Saturday and the Maple Leafs dominated Montreal 5-1.

Reimer made 12 saves in the first period as the Leafs were scoring four goals to grab a big early lead.

Jay McClement and Phil Kessel each recorded a goal and an assist while Tyler Bozak, Leo Komarov and Dion Phaneuf also scored for Toronto, which holds the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference.

Davis Drewiske scored for the Canadiens, who remain one point ahead of Boston for the Northwest Division lead.

Carey Price started in goal but was pulled in the initial frame after yielding three goals on just four shots.

Peter Budaj relieved and allowed two goals on 24 shots the rest of the way.

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