WASHINGTON, March 1 (UPI) -- Alexander Steen's 13th goal this season in the third period Saturday helped the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals 3-2.
The goal, scored at 5:42 of the third, gave Toronto what proved to be an insurmountable 3-1 advantage.
1 in their last five games.
Washington's Alexander Ovechkin, the NHL's leading goal scorer, slapped in his 49th this season at 15:47of the first.
The Hurricanes beat Tampa Bay 5-1.