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Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Boston Bruins

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Boston Bruins meet at TD Garden.

In their last action, Toronto was a 2-1 winner at home against the Devils. Bettors on Toronto at -177 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 Boston, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Panthers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at -255 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.

Boston:
Team record: 9-5-1 SU, ATS

is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Toronto
is 13-4 SU in its last 17 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 14 of last 20 games when playing at home against Toronto
is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Florida are 8-2
After a win are 5-5

Toronto:
Team record: 11-5-0 SU, ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 14 of last 20 games when playing on the road against Boston

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing New Jersey are 3-7
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Toronto at Minnesota, Wednesday, November 13
Boston home to Tampa Bay, Monday, November 11