Sunday, October 30, 2016
Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
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The Toronto Maple Leafs travel to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to play the New York Islanders on Sunday, October 30, 2016. The opening line for this game has the Maple Leafs at +123 and the Islanders at -152. The over/under has been set at 5.
Toronto comes into this matchup having played 7 games. They have an overall record of 2-2-3 and on the road they have a record of 0-1-3. Currently they are 6th in the Atlantic Division. They've scored 24 goals and given up 28 goals for a point differential of -4. The Maple Leafs have 3 overtime losses including 1 of them in a shootout. For the season they have an ATS record of 2-5 and an over/under record of 4-3-0. New York shows up with a record of 3-5-0 including 3-2-0 at home this season. They are 8th in the Metropolitan Division. They've scored 22 goals and surrendered 24 for a goal differential of -2. Their record against the spread is 3-5 while their over/under record sits at 3-4-1.
Auston Matthews has accumulated 10 total points this season for the Maple Leafs. He has 6 goals this season with 30 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 20%. He has a total of 4 assists on the season and averages 17 minutes played per game. Nazem Kadri has averaged 16 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 22% by scoring 2 goals on 9 shots. He has 3 assists giving him a total of 5 points on the season. Frederik Andersen has 2 wins and 1 loss this season in net for the Maple Leafs. He has had 179 shots against him and has given up 24 goals. He has made 155 saves for a save percentage of 87%.
Josh Bailey has accumulated 5 total points this season for the Islanders. He has 1 goal this season with 15 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 7%. He has a total of 4 assists on the season and averages 20 minutes played per game. Brock Nelson has averaged 16 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 15% by scoring 2 goals on 13 shots. He has 5 assists giving him a total of 7 points on the season. Jaroslav Halak has 2 wins and 3 losses this season in net for the Islanders. He has had 151 shots against him and has given up 15 goals. He has made 136 saves for a save percentage of 90%.
The Maple Leafs have 7 total points this season. They have scored 24 goals while giving up 28 goals. They have had 21 power play opportunities and have scored 5 goals on those chances for a percentage of 24%. The Maple Leafs have allowed 25 power play opportunities and given up 5 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 80%. They average 34 shots per game and as a team are shooting 10.00% for the season to this point. They allow 29 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 87%.
The Islanders have a total of 6 points on the season. They have 3 power play goals on 23 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 13%. They have allowed 28 power play opportunities and have given up 4 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 86%. As a team, the Maple Leafs have a total of 22 goals scored while they've given up 24 goals to this point. They average 29 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 9.48%. As a team they give up 30 shots per game and have a save percentage of 90%.
Toronto has a Corsi percentage of 50.8% as they've attempted 432 shots on net at full strength while they've given up 419 shots on net in the same situations. Their Fenwick percentage is at 52.4% as they have 328 attempts while they've given up 298 shots on the defensive end. The Maple Leafs start possessions in the offensive zone 50.6% of the time while their defensive zone percentage is at 49.4% for the season. They have 230 face off wins compared to 216 losses, meaning their faceoff win percentage is 51.6%. On defense Toronto has 150 hits and they've blocked 121 shots from the opposition.
New York has attempted 437 shots at full strength and they've given up 510 attempts, meaning their Corsi percentage is at 46.1% for the season. In terms of Fenwick percentage, they currently are at 47.5% as they have 316 shots while they've given up 349 attempts on defense. The Islanders have an offensive zone percentage of 50.1% and their defensive zone percentage is 49.9% so far this season. They have a faceoff win percentage of 49.1% as they've compiled 237 face off wins this season and they have suffered 246 face off losses. On defense New York has blocked 161 shot attempts and they have 210 hits as a unit.
Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Trends
The Toronto Maple Leafs are 2-5 straight up
The Toronto Maple Leafs are 4-3-0 against the over/under
New York Islanders Betting Trends
The New York Islanders are 3-5 straight up
The New York Islanders are 3-4-1 against the over/under
Toronto Maple Leafs Injuries
10/27/16 D Matt Hunwick Lower Body "?" Saturday vs Montreal
10/20/16 D Stephane Robidas Knee expected to miss 5-7 days
10/18/16 LW Josh Leivo Lower Body out indefinitely
10/09/16 LW Joffrey Lupul Abdominal out indefinitely
10/09/16 RW Nathan Horton Back out indefinitely
New York Islanders Injuries
10/27/16 LW Nikolay Kulemin Upper Body "?" Sunday vs Toronto
10/22/16 D Ryan Pulock Foot expected to miss 4-6 weeks
10/10/16 C Mikhail Grabovski Concussion out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take New York
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