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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Thursday when the Florida Panthers and the Toronto Maple Leafs meet at Air Canada Centre.
Florida was a 6-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Bruins. They lost as +185 underdogs, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Toronto, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Maple Leafs at +110 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Team record: 28-21-6 SU, ATS
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Florida
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 21-25-7 SU, ATS
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Toronto
is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Toronto
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 6-4
After playing Boston are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3
Florida at Columbus, Saturday, February 1
Toronto home to Ottawa, Saturday, February 1