Hockey odds preview - Ottawa vs. Toronto
Toronto Maple Leafs
|24-20-10||February 01, 2014, 07:00 PM | Air Canada Centre||29-21-6|
The Ottawa Senators will look to grab a road win when they take on the Maple Leafs in Toronto at Air Canada Centre on Saturday in hockey odds action.
The Maple Leafs are 29-21-6 so far on the season. The Senators, meanwhile, are 24-20-10. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Toronto go 31-22-3 and the Senators go 31-22-1 on the totals.
View Ottawa Senators vs Toronto Maple Leafs Odds and Stats.
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Toronto sat as -124 Favorite over at BetOnline. The total was set at 6 at 5Dimes but may move closer to puck drop.
The Maple Leafs sit at No. 23 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Senators sit at a No. 18 on the same chart.
In their last action, Ottawa was a 5-3 winner at home against the Lightning. Bettors on Ottawa at -111 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Toronto was a 6-3 winner in its last match at home against the Panthers. They won as -165 favorites, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Toronto's No. 10-ranked offense (2.93 goals per game) against a Senators defense that ranks No. 27 at 3.15 goals per game allowed. The Maple Leafs powerplay has clicked at a 22.78% rate while the Senators have a 79.9% rate on the penalty kill.
A few Senators at Maple Leafs trends to consider:
Ottawa is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ottawa's last 6 games on the road
Ottawa is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
Ottawa is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Toronto
Toronto is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toronto's last 9 games
Toronto is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toronto's last 10 games at home
Ottawa at Pittsburgh, Monday, February 3rd
Toronto at Florida, Tuesday, February 4th