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Caps rack up big lead, hold on to down Leafs

Marcus Johansson had a goal and an assist as goal lead and downed the Toronto 2, at Air Canada Centre.

Alexander Semin, Jeff Halpern and Keith Aucoin also lit the lamp for the Capitals, who earned their second straight win. Michal Neuvirth made 28 saves in the victory.

Colby Armstrong and Tim Connolly scored for the Maple Leafs, while James Reimer stopped 32-of-36 shots in Toronto's eighth loss in nine games.