Wild face Toronto Maple Leafs: NHL odds preview and stats
Toronto Maple Leafs
|3-1-2||October 15, 2013, 07:00 PM | Air Canada Centre||5-1-0|
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Minnesota duelling Toronto on Tuesday at Air Canada Centre.
The Maple Leafs are 5-1-0 so far on the season. The Wild, meanwhile, are 3-1-2. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Toronto go 3-3 and the Wild go 2-2-2 on the totals.
View Minnesota Wild vs Toronto Maple Leafs Odds and Stats.
The Wild were listed as 129 underdogs on the hockey moneyline earlier at Bovada. The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Tuesday at BetOnline.
This game matches up the No. 16 (Maple Leafs) and the No. 10 (Wild) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
In their last action, Minnesota was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Sabres. Bettors on Minnesota at -147 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 6-5 winner as they battled the Oilers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Maple Leafs at -165 were rewarded, while the 11 goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Toronto's No. 4-ranked offense (3.83 goals per game) against a Wild defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.17 goals per game allowed. The Maple Leafs powerplay has clicked at a 29.17% rate while the Wild have a 72.73% rate on the penalty kill.
Minnesota at Tampa Bay, Thursday, October 17th
Toronto at Carolina, Thursday, October 17th