Panik, Bernier lead Maple Leafs past Red Wings

Toronto Maple Leafs' Richard Panik (18) scores his team's second goal on Detroit Red Wings goaltender Petr Mrazek during second period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)

TORONTO (AP) — Richard Panik scored the go-ahead goal and Jonathan Bernier stopped 27 shots to help the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings for the second time in four days, 4-1 on Saturday night.

James van Riemsdyk, Morgan Rielly and Nazem Kadri also scored for Toronto, which won 2-1 in a shootout at Detroit on Wednesday night despite being outshot 42-19 in that game.

Panik put the Leafs up 2-1 with 2:10 remaining in the second period. Rielly extended the lead early in the third and Kadri added an empty-netter with 3:14 remaining.

Niklas Kronwall scored for Detroit and Petr Mrazek had 37 saves.

Kronwall’s power-play goal with 4:33 remaining in the first period gave the Red Wings the lead, and van Riemsdyk tied it 60 seconds later with his power-play score.

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