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Toronto Maple Leafs vs New Jersey Devils Odds
Prudential Center hosts an NHL battle between the New Jersey Devils and the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday.
The Maple Leafs will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 7-3-1 this season, while the Devils are 4-4-1. Toronto is 7-4 on the totals; New Jersey is 3-4-2.
Hockey odds makers opened the Devils as -150 moneyline favorites in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5.
The Devils sit at No. 21 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Maple Leafs sit at a No. 19 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New Jersey's No. 27-ranked offense, averaging 2.2 goals per game, against a Maple Leafs defense that ranks No. 25 at 3.2 goals allowed. The Devils power play is averaging 10.3% while the Maple Leafs defense kills off 72.3% of their penalties.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Senators on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Senators at +101 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New Jersey lost its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Stars on October 29. Bettors who backed the Stars at -122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-2
After playing Ottawa are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Dallas are 4-4-2
After a loss are 5-5
A few Maple Leafs at Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Toronto's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing on the road against New Jersey
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
New Jersey is 18-6 SU in its last 24 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 6 games when playing at home against Toronto
New Jersey is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Toronto at Columbus, Thursday, November 3
New Jersey at Philadelphia, Thursday, November 3