Maple Leafs face Tampa Bay Lightning: NHL odds preview and stats
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Tampa Bay Lightning Odds
The Lightning get a visit from the Toronto Maple Leafs in hockey action on Tuesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Supporters of the Maple Leafs have seen them go 10-6 so far this season, while the Lightning are at 7-6-1. In totals betting, the Lightning are 10-3-1, while the Maple Leafs are 6-10.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 17-rated Maple Leafs taking on the No. 6-rated Lightning in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Tampa Bay's No. 1-ranked offense (3.9 goals per game) against a Maple Leafs defense that ranks No. 4 at 2.2 goals per game allowed. The Lightning powerplay has clicked at a 26.3% rate while the Maple Leafs have a 81.1% rate on the penalty kill.
Toronto won its last outing, a 3-0 result against the Panthers on February 18. Bettors who backed the Maple Leafs at +110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Tampa Bay won its last outing, a 6-5 result against the Panthers on February 16. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Florida are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Tampa Bay Lightning Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 1-9
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing Florida are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few Maple Leafs at Lightning trends to consider:
Toronto is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Toronto is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Toronto's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tampa Bay's last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
Tampa Bay is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home
Toronto home to Buffalo, Thursday, February 21
Tampa Bay home to Boston, Thursday, February 21