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The Toronto Maple Leafs are more up to game speed than the Montreal Canadiens in a matchup that is a toss-up on paper. The Maple Leafs will face the rival Canadiens in a game that is a -110 pick’em with a 6.5-goal total on the NHL odds for Saturday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Toronto is 9-6 in its last 15 games on the road at -110 to -130, with the OVER hitting in nine of those matchups at betting sites. Montreal, which is returning to action from a six-day break and also has a game against the Ottawa Senators on Sunday, is 6-9 in its last 15 games that were the front end of a back-to-back. The total has gone OVER in eight of the Canadians’ 11 most recent games when they were also playing the next day.
Maple Leafs vs Canadiens | OddsShark Matchup Report
Toronto is 2-1-0 against Montreal. Head-to-head, the Canadiens have been slightly more proficient than the Maple Leafs in the five-on-five phase, with a 50.9 expected-goals for percentage (xGF%) and 54.0 high-danger chances share, according to Natural Stat Trick. (All advanced stats include only five-on-five play.)
The Maple Leafs improved to 13-3 …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation