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It might be best to fade the Toronto Maple Leafs, who have their backup goalie in line to start in a matchup that has tended to be higher-scoring.
The Maple Leafs are the -150 home favourite while the Colorado Avalanche are the +130 away underdog with a 6.0-goal total on the NHL odds for Wednesday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto is coming off a 6-1 defeat against the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday and has a 2-10 record in its last 12 games when it played the previous day, with the total finishing OVER in six of the nine most recent games in that sample. Colorado is 5-8 in its last 13 away games against the Eastern Conference, with the total finishing OVER 11 times.
The total has also gone OVER at betting sites in eight of the last 10 games in this matchup.
Avalanche at Maple Leafs | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Avalanche are 16-8-2 and their plus-22 goal differential is third-best in the 31-team NHL. Since losing 5-3 at home against Toronto on November 23, the Avalanche have welcomed right wing Mikko Rantanen back from injury to join an offence led by star center Nathan MacKinnon. Colorado is 19 …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation