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By the end of last season, the Toronto Maple Leafs were starting to have their way when heavily favoured, which is a trend their backers hope they’ll extend into a new NHL season.
The Maple Leafs are -300 moneyline favorites against the +235 underdog Ottawa Senators with a 6.5-goal total on the NHL odds for Wednesday at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. Toronto is 20-10 in its last 30 games as a home favourite of -200 to -500 on the moneyline with the total finishing OVER in 19 of those 30 contests, including eight of the last nine. Ottawa is 4-16 in its last 20 away games as a +200 or more moneyline underdog with the total finishing OVER 11 times.
Senators at Maple Leafs | OddsShark Matchup Report
Ottawa finished dead last in the NHL with 64 points last season and their over/under for 2019/20 is at 68.5 at online betting sites, suggesting improvement might be more conceptual. The Senators do have a new coach in D.J. Smith, a former Leafs assistant, and a promising first-pairing defenseman in Thomas Chabot. But it’s not clear whether their top two lines centered by Colin White and Chris Tierney – with ex-Leaf Connor Brown now …
Author: Nation World HQ / The Leafs Nation