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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Ottawa Senators meet at Scotiabank Place.

Toronto lost its last outing, a 5-3 result against the Islanders on April 18. Bettors who backed the Islanders at +109 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Ottawa won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Capitals on April 18. Bettors who backed the Senators at -112 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Ottawa:
Team record: 23-14-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Toronto:
Team record: 24-15-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing Ottawa
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Ottawa

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing NY Islanders are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Toronto at Tampa Bay, Wednesday, April 24
Ottawa home to Pittsburgh, Monday, April 22