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The Toronto Maple Leafs’ trends as a heavy home favorite are well-defined, although their lineup might be a moving target entering a matchup with the road-weary Vancouver Canucks. The Maple Leafs are -290 favorites and the Canucks are +240 underdogs with a 6.0-goal total on the NHL odds for Saturday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
The Maple Leafs are 9-3 in their last 12 games when set as a home favorite of -200 or deeper into minus money (how the moneyline works), with the total going OVER seven times. The Canucks are 1-8 in their last nine games as an away underdog of +200 or more and eight of those matchups have finished UNDER. The home team is 15-1 in the last 16 Vancouver-Toronto games. Thirteen of those matchups have finished UNDER at betting sites.
Canucks vs Maple Leafs | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Maple Leafs lead the season series 4-3-1, and the home team has won all eight games. Toronto has a 22-12 edge in goals in the five-on-five phase, with commensurate edges in expected goals-for percentage, or xGF% (63.9), scoring-chances share (60.7) and share of high-danger chances (65.6), per Natural Stat Trick. The Canucks are eight-for-19 on the power …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation