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Canadiens host the Leafs as NHL season kicks off

Tyler Bozak scored shorthanded and Mason Raymond got the winner in his first game with the Maple Leafs as Toronto spoiled the Montreal Canadiens home opener with a 4-3 win.

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Windsor natives Stephane Morais (R ) and Garrison Matte cheer for their separate teams during the warm up of the Toronto Maple Leafs game against the Montreal Canadiens, in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Former Montreal Canadiens Guy Lafleur holds the torch as part of the opening ceremony prior to the NHL game against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs Phil Kessel (81) leaps over teammate Tyler Bozak (42) as Montreal Canadiens Josh Georges (26) looks on during first period NHL action , in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Newly married Toronto Maple Leaf fan Martha Hartlen-Mills and Montreal Canadiens fan Paul Hartlen of Nova Scotia cheer prior to their opening game in Montreal, October 1, 2013. The couple were married this morning and headed to Montreal to watch their two teams play.

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Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer (34) makes a save against Montreal Canadiens Georges Parros (15) as Leafs Paul Ranger (15) skates in during first period NHL action , in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Fans arrive for the opening game of the Toronto Maple Leafs against the Montreal Canadiens, in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs James van Riemsdyk celebrates his goal against Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price (not shown) with teammates Phil Kessel (81) Cody Franson (4) and Tyler Bozak (42) c during first period NHL action , in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Montreal Canadiens fans react during second period NHL action against the Toronto Maple Leafs in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Montreal Canadiens Lars Eller (81) scores on Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender James Reimer (34) as Leafs Paul Ranger (15), and Jake Gardiner (51) and Canadiens Alex Galchenyuk (27) look on during first period NHL action , in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs fans cheers during third period NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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A vendor sells his wares during the Montreal Canadiens game against the Toronto Maple Leafs during second period NHL action in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs fans cheers during third period NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs Colton Orr (28) and Montreal Canadiens George Parros (15) fight during second period NHL action in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs watch as Montreal Canadiens George Parros is taken off the ice on a stretcher during third period NHL action against the Montreal Canadiens in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens hockey players stand for the National Anthem prior to their NHL action game in Montreal, October 1, 2013.

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