The OVER has paid out for totals bettors in eight of the last 10 games between the Original Six rival Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens as those two clubs renew acquaintances in NHL betting action on Saturday night.
The UNDER, however, did pay out in the most recent meeting between the two teams, a 2-1 Montreal home victory on February 14. The Canadiens also topped the Maple Leafs in their first meeting of the season back on October 8, winning that game by a score of 4-3 at Air Canada Centre.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had the Montreal Canadiens as -230 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at MyBookie for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals.
Computer Prediction: Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens Pick
A 3.2-1.4 result in favor of the Canadiens is the prediction by the Odds – VSB
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Montreal Canadiens currently sport a record of 40-16-5. The Toronto Maple Leafs are 25-31-5. Betting totals have seen the Canadiens post a 19-31-11 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Maple Leafs have gone 29-31-1 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Montreal vs Toronto injuries news.
It’s a NHL hockey betting matchup between the No. 5-rated Montreal Canadiens and the No. 25-ranked Toronto Maple Leafs, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds – VSB
How Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens Stats Matchup
The game also pits Montreal’s No. 19-ranked offense, averaging 2.74 goals per game, against a Maple Leafs defense that ranks No. 25 at 3.03 goals allowed. The Canadiens power play is averaging 16.95% while the Maple Leafs defense kills off 81.63% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, Toronto was a 3-2 winner at home against the Flyers. Bettors on Toronto at -116 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Montreal was a 5-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Blue Jackets. They won as -150 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Odds Trends
Toronto is 3-16 SU in its last 19 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Toronto’s last 6 games
Toronto is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Toronto’s last 12 games on the road
Montreal is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
Montreal is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Montreal is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Toronto
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Montreal’s last 7 games when playing Toronto
Next Betting Matchups
Toronto at Washington, Sunday, March 1st
Montreal at San Jose, Monday, March 2nd