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Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Saturday when the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Montreal Canadiens meet at Bell Centre.

In their last action, Toronto was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Sabres. Bettors on Buffalo at +117 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Montreal lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Capitals on November 29. Bettors who backed the Capitals at +104 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Montreal:
Team record: 14-9-3 SU, ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 22 games when playing Toronto

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing New Jersey are 5-5
After playing Washington are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4

Toronto:
Team record: 14-9-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Montreal
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Montreal
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 22 games when playing Montreal

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing San Jose are 5-5-1
After playing Buffalo are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
Toronto home to San Jose, Tuesday, December 3
Montreal home to New Jersey, Monday, December 2