Hockey odds preview - Los Angeles vs. Toronto
Los Angeles Kings
Toronto Maple Leafs
|20-7-4||December 11, 2013, 07:30 PM | Air Canada Centre||16-12-3|
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Toronto and Los Angeles on Wednesday, with the host Maple Leafs trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Maple Leafs currently sport a record of 16-12-3. The Kings are 20-7-4. Betting totals have seen the Maple Leafs post a 15-15-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Kings have gone 10-15-6 against the number.
View Los Angeles Kings vs Toronto Maple Leafs Odds and Stats.
The Maple Leafs were listed earlier today as 119 moneyline underdogs at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.
This game matches up the No. 20 (Maple Leafs) and the No. 6 (Kings) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
The Maple Leafs were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Bruins. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Toronto's No. 14-ranked offense, averaging 2.77 goals per game, against a Kings defense that ranks No. 2 at 2 goals allowed. The Maple Leafs power play is averaging 23.71% while the Kings defense kills off 86.29% of their penalties.
Los Angeles at Ottawa, Saturday, December 14th
Toronto at St. Louis, Thursday, December 12th