Boston Bruins at Toronto Maple Leafs
NHL Hockey: Wednesday April 17, 2019, 7:00 PM (Scotiabank Arena)
Moneyline: Boston Bruins +105/Toronto Maple Leafs -125
Free NHL Playoff PickS Boston Bruins vs Toronto Maple Leafs
The Toronto Maple Leafs will look to extend their lead to 3-1 as they take on the Boston Bruins in tonight’s NHL encounter.
The Boston Bruins come into today’s encounter following a 3-2 defeat at the hands of the Maple Leafs earlier in the week. With this loss in game three the score now sits 2-1 in favor of the Maple Leafs, another loss would mean that Toronto would take a 3-1 lead which would then later become hard to overcome for the Bruins. However the Bruins have been the strongest road team in the Eastern conference so far in this season so they have at least that going for them as they enter the contest today. The Bruins are a disappointing 1-6 in their last 7 contests against division rivals and are just 2-7 in their last 9 games on Wednesday
Toronto Maple Leafs
The Maple Leafs on the other are coming of a 3-2, win against the Bruins. As things stand the Maple Leafs stand a good chance of knocking the Bruins out of the tournament. At the moment they seen to be in serious contention to move into the Eastern division final given their performance on the ice of late. Additionally the Maple leafs have a good record against the Bruins at the Scotiabank Arena, so they come into this game with a slight advantage. Toronto is win less in their last 7 games following a victory and are just 2-5 in their last 7 home games.
NHL Trends by Cover The Spread 365
Boston is 9-4 ATS in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston’s last 5 games
Boston is 8-1 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston’s last 7 games on the road
Boston is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Toronto
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto is 4-15 ATS in its last 19 games
Toronto is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Toronto’s last 8 games
Toronto is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Toronto’s last 12 games at home
Free NHL pick Toronto Maple Leafs vs Boston Bruins
A team like Boston is unlikely to go down without a fight especially with the situation that they find themselves in. Given their record on the road and the potential changes that the Bruins would implement following the defeat, siding with the Bruins would seem to be the way to go. Expect the Bruins to take this one.
Pick – Boston Bruins +105