The Toronto Maple Leafs and the Winnipeg Jets meet in NHL action from Bell MTS Place on Thursday night.
|Date:||Thursday January 2, 2020|
|Time:||8:00 PM (EST)|
|Location:||Bell Mts Place, Winnipeg, Canada|
|Odds/Point Spread:||Toronto Maple Leafs -130|
CONSENSUSFROM 197 PREDICTIONS
|45%||TORONTO||55% over 6|
COMPUTER PREDICTIONSTATS MODELED SCORE PREDICTION
|22-14-5 this season||22-15-3 this season|
|The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto’s last 7 games.||The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg’s last 5 games.|
|Toronto are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games.||The total has gone OVER in 11 of Winnipeg’s last 14 games against Toronto.|
|Toronto are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Winnipeg.||The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg’s last 5 games at home.|
|Toronto are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games on the road.||The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg’s last 7 games when playing at home against Toronto.|
|The total has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto’s last 7 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg.||Winnipeg are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games played in January.|
|Toronto are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games this season.||Winnipeg are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games played on a Thursday.|
|The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Toronto’s last 16 games against an opponent in the West conference.|
Toronto Maple Leafs Injuries
Winnipeg Jets Injuries
|Jake Muzzin (Foot) is out indefinitely||Bryan Little (Concussion) is out indefinitely|
|Trevor Moore (Concussion) IR (12/27)||Dustin Byfuglien (Suspension) is out indefinitely|
|Andreas Johnsson (Leg) is out indefinitely||Dmitry Kulikov (Upper Body) expected to miss 6-8 weeks|
|Ilya Mikheyev (Wrist) IR (12/28)||Mathieu Perreault (Head) IR (12/19)|
|Andrew Copp (Upper Body) is out indefinitely|
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto is in runner up in the East’s Atlantic Division and comes into Tuesday’s match as perhaps the most smoking group in hockey. They won 4-1 at Minnesota on Tuesday. The Maple Leafs have won nine of the last 11 games and have scored early and regularly during that run, with a normal of five goals for each game in their wins.
On the season, Toronto has scored 146 goals, which ties Washington for the best imprint in the NHL.
Focus Auston Matthews positions second in the NHL with 26 goals and eleventh in absolute points with 46. Matthews has five goals and five aids the last five matches and has been the way in to Toronto’s whirlwind of goals. A youthful star in the game, Matthews is having his best season yet.
Winnipeg has lost five of its last seven however comes into Tuesday with a bewildering 7-4 win out and about against Colorado on Tuesday night. Left wing Kyle Connor recorded a cap stunt and has now scored different goals in two of the last multiple times out for the Jets. Connor is tied with Mark Scheifele with 17 goals for the group captain and has 18 assists.
Winnipeg sits in the Western Conference’s Central Division and is likewise in the center of the street as far as goals scored and goals permitted. Nonetheless, an arrival to frame could place the Jets in extraordinary situation, as they sit only three points behind second-place Colorado.
- Toronto are 6-1 SU in their keep going 7 games out and about.
- The all out has gone OVER in 6 of Toronto’s last 7 games when playing out and about against Winnipeg.
- The absolute has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg’s last 7 games when playing at home against Toronto.
- Winnipeg are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games played in January.
The Jets get an opportunity to get white out conditions moving on Thursday night. The issue is the Jets are confronting a power stuffed Maple Leafs offense. The Maple Leafs offense will set up the Jets protection and really control the beat of the game. The Maple Leafs resistance ought to have the option to contain the Jets offense also, and lock down the success dependent on that appearing. Last Score Prediction, Toronto Maple Leafs win 5-2.
This is a great spot for Toronto on Thursday and bettors can’t leave it behind. We get apparently the most blazing group in hockey, the Toronto Maple Leafs, going toward a group in Winnipeg that battles at home – they have lost their last four home games – and have zero wins at home in their last seven games. Also, Toronto’s goalie, Frederik Andersen, has gone 7-2 in his last nine games and leads the whole NHL in wins with 20. Andersen has likewise been exceptional out and about than at home, posting a 2.28 GAA and .926 spare rate.
Pick: Toronto Maple Leafs – 130