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The Toronto Maple Leafs’ good-but-not-great record as a road favourite might play more in their favour against a slumping Edmonton Oilers team. The Maple Leafs are -135 away favourites while the Oilers are a +115 home underdog with a 6.5-goal total on the NHL odds for Saturday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com.
Toronto is 8-5 in its last 13 games as an away favourite whereas Edmonton is 3-10 in its last 13 games as a home underdog with the total finishing OVER 13 times at betting sites. In terms of the law of averages, though, Toronto might be hard-pressed to build on an 8-2 record over its last 10 games against Edmonton.
Maple Leafs at Oilers | OddsShark Matchup Report
The Maple Leafs are 15-14-4 entering the final game of a western swing where they are 2-1 after a third-period lapse during a 4-2 defeat against the Calgary Flames on Thursday. While Toronto is having issues with its defensive zone coverage, the offence led by centers John Tavares and Auston Matthews is fifth in the NHL in five-on-five shot-attempt percentage (52.82 percent). The Maple Leafs are 11th in goals scored (3.18 per game) and 23rd in goals against (3.26). On …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation