Toronto Maple Leafs take on Islanders in hockey test
Toronto Maple Leafs vs New York Islanders Odds
The Toronto Maple Leafs will look to grab a road win when they take on the Islanders in New York at Nassau Coliseum on Thursday in hockey odds action.
The Islanders are 8-11-1 so far on the season. The Maple Leafs, meanwhile, are 12-9. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New York go 12-8 and the Maple Leafs go 8-11-2 on the totals.
The Maple Leafs were listed as +-121 underdogs on the hockey moneyline earlier at . The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Monday at BetOnline.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 8-rated Islanders and the No. 18-ranked Maple Leafs, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 10-ranked offense, averaging 2.8 goals per game, against a Maple Leafs defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.4 goals allowed. The Islanders power play is averaging 23.5% while the Maple Leafs defense kills off 81.7% of their penalties.
The Maple Leafs were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Canadiens. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at -102 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
In their last action, New York was a 4-1 loser at home against the Bruins. Bettors on Boston at -143 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 1-9
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Montreal are 5-5
After a loss are 8-2
New York Islanders Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing New Jersey are 2-8
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few Maple Leafs at Islanders trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 6 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
Toronto is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Toronto is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing at home against Toronto
NY Islanders are 17-7 SU in their last 24 games when playing at home against Toronto
Toronto home to New Jersey, Monday, March 4
NY Islanders home to Ottawa, Sunday, March 3