Boston Bruins vs Toronto Maple Leafs Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Toronto and Boston on Saturday, with the host Maple Leafs trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Supporters of the Bruins have seen them go 5-1-1 so far this season, while the Maple Leafs are at 4-3. In totals betting, the Maple Leafs are 4-3, while the Bruins are 4-3.
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Toronto sat as +123 underdogs. The total was set at 5.5.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Maple Leafs at No. 17 and the Bruins at No. 8 heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Toronto's No. 10-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Bruins defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Maple Leafs powerplay has clicked at a 15.4% rate while the Bruins have a 93.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Boston, they were a 7-4 loser as they battled the Sabres at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Sabres at +160 were rewarded, while the 11 goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Maple Leafs were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Capitals. That made winners of bettors who got Toronto at -108 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Buffalo are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Toronto Maple Leafs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a win are 2-8
A few Bruins at Maple Leafs trends to consider:
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Boston's last 9 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toronto's last 9 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Toronto's last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
Toronto is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
Boston at Montreal, Wednesday, February 6
Toronto home to Carolina, Monday, February 4