Flyers vs Leafs Wagering Preview
With nine victories over their past 10 games against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Philadelphia Flyers will be looking to pay out against them again when they hit the ice together on Monday night.
The Flyers are 9-1 over their past 10 games against the Maple Leafs on the NHL betting lines at the sportsbooks since early 2010, and they're riding a five-game winning streak in the series. The OVER/UNDER went 4-6 for totals bettors in those games.
Toronto will face the 5-6-1 Flyers. In totals betting, the Maple Leafs are 5-7 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Flyers are 4-7-1 favoring the OVER.
The visitors opened as +-110 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
The Maple Leafs - Flyers odds would favor the Maple Leafs if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Toronto is rated No. 18 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Philadelphia is at No. 24.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Toronto's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 2.8 goals per game, against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Maple Leafs power play is averaging 15% while the Flyers defense kills off 77.4% of their penalties.
Philadelphia won its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Hurricanes on February 9. Bettors who backed the Flyers at -125 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Maple Leafs were a 6-0 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Canadiens. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at +155 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Carolina are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Montreal are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
A few Flyers at Maple Leafs trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing on the road against Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games at home
Toronto is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Philadelphia at Winnipeg, Tuesday, February 12
Toronto at Carolina, Thursday, February 14