Leafs Keep Playoff Hopes Alive With Overtime Win Over Bruins (Video)

The Toronto Maple Leafs faced a must-win game Thursday night against the rival Boston Bruins at Air Canada Centre.

After Toronto opened a 3-1 third-period lead, Boston made a comeback and tied the score to force overtime. But the Leafs showed some impressive resilience and character to overcome their nemesis and beat the Bruins 4-3. According to Sports Club Stats, Toronto now has a 9.9 percent chance to reach the playoffs.

Check out the video above to watch NESN’s Billy Jaffe break down the game.