Hockey bettors who backed the Bruins on the moneyline Saturday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Boston easily handled Toronto 7-0 at Air Canada Centre.
Boston was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Tyler Seguin (3), Milan Lucic (2), Gregory Campbell, and David Krejci each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Seguin opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 6:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Rich Peverley and Patrice Bergeron.
Tim Thomas turned in a 25-save effort for the Bruins.
Ben Scrivens stopped 9 of 14 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 1-for-2, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Toronto by a margin of 25-20.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Florida.