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The Toronto Maple Leafs are playing back-to-back twice this week, so it will be interesting to see whether they can continue a trend of taking care of the front-end game without too much drama.
The Maple Leafs are listed as -200 favourites while the Columbus Blue Jackets are +170 underdogs with a 6.5-goal total on the NHL odds for Monday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto, which will travel out immediately after the game to meet the Boston Bruins on Tuesday, is 12-4 in its last 16 games when it was playing the following day. The total has gone UNDER in six of the Maple Leafs’ last nine games when they were also playing the following day.
Blue Jackets at Maple Leafs | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Blue Jackets are 3-3-2 so far this season and are ranked 29th in the NHL in goal scoring (2.25 per game). Those struggles, along with the notable presence of Seth Jones and Zach Werenski on defense, are a reason why the total has finished UNDER in six of the Blue Jackets’ eight games so far this season, including a home defeat against the Maple Leafs on August 4.
Columbus is 17th …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation