Newly acquired netminder Jean-Sebastien Giguere recorded his second shutout in as many games for the Leafs, making 30 saves.
Phil Kessel and Luke Schenn both scored twice for Toronto, which has the worst record in the Northeast Division, 21 points behind No. 2 Ottawa.
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