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Throwing backup goalie Michael Hutchinson into the breach should not overly threaten the Toronto Maple Leafs’ delicate balance where they have been earning wins without lighting up the scoreboard. The Maple Leafs are -155 away favorites and the Calgary Flames are +135 underdogs with a 6.0-goal total on the NHL odds for Sunday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
The head-to-head matchup is split 5-5 over the last 10 meetings, and 10 of the last 16 Toronto-Calgary games have finished UNDER at sports betting sites. The teams also play again on Monday. Toronto is 13-7 in its last 20 games when it was on the front end of a back-to-back, with an even 10-10 split on the totals. Calgary is 5-9 in its last 14 games when it was also playing the next day, with the OVER hitting in eight of the 11 such matchups.
Maple Leafs vs Flames | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Maple Leafs lead the season series 4-2 and have a 10-8 edge over the Flames in five-on-five goals. Toronto, per Natural Stat Trick, holds the edge in expected-goals percentage, of xGF% (56.0) and has had the bulk of the scoring chances (also 56.0) and high-danger chances (59.9). Head-to-head, the Maple Leafs are …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation