Michael Ryder, Boston’s fourth shooter in the shootout, snaps a 10-foot wrist shot under the crossbar, lifting the Bruins to a 4-3 win over the Leafs.
Lee Stempniak and Jason Blake each connected for the Leafs in the shootout, matched by Blake Wheeler and Martin St. Pierre.
Nikolai Kulemin, Toronto’s fourth shooter, was turned away on a forehand stuff by Tim Thomas.
Ryder, only 1-for-11 on shootouts in his career, connected for the winner, ripping the wrister by Vesa Toskala.
The Bruins survived a Martin St. Pierre hooking penalty with 1:40 left in the overtime, setting up the shootout.