TheLeafsNation Fantasy Gameday — Goals. Goals everywhere.

Welcome to TheLeafsNation Game Day where we take a look at today’s Leafs game and a few other things happening around the league all with daily fantasy in mind.

I must say, it’s tough to get a read on these Leafs as of late. On Thursday, however, they were able to break out of their wee losing skid. They’ll look to win another tonight against the Jets.
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The Matchup

Toronto
Winnipeg

Record
29-13-5, .670 points %
27-16-3, .620 points%

GF/GA
154-129
147-123

Power play %

22.1

25.7

Penalty kill %
76.0

80.5

CF%
50.70
48

xGF%
54.76
45.88

PDO
101.5
101.2

Goals in all situations, analytics at 5×5 c/o naturalstattrick.com.
Who I like
Fade the goalies? Fade the goalies.
Auston Matthews ($9,200) continues to hum along this season. Against the Jets, he’s scored five goals and 10 points in seven games, averaging almost two more FPPG against them than his season average. On top of that, he has 10 goals and 16 points in the last 10 games. Fire away as your building block.
Morgan Rielly ($4,800) is very points dependent as a fantasy player but I have a feeling he gets on the board tonight. He’s got four points in …

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Author: Zach Laing / The Leafs Nation

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