Wednesday, October 19, 2016
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The Toronto Maple Leafs travel to MTS Centre to play the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday, October 19, 2016. The opening line for this game has the Maple Leafs at +115 and the Jets at -143. The over/under has been set at 5.5.
Toronto comes into this matchup after having a regular season record of 29-42-11 last season and on the road they had a record of 15-24-2. They finished 8th in the Atlantic Division. They scored 198 goals and gave up 246 goals for a point differential of -48. The Maple Leafs had 11 overtime losses including 6 of them in a shootout. In their last 10 games they had an overall record of 3-7-0. For the season they had an ATS record of 27-52 and an over/under record of 34-36-12. Winnipeg had a regular season record of 35-39-8 including 18-19-4 at home last season. They were 7th in the Central Division. They scored 215 goals and surrendered 239 for a goal differential of -24. The Jets had 8 losses in OT and 3 of them occurred in a shootout. They had a record of 6-2-2 in their last 10 contests. Their record against the spread was 32-47 while their over/under record sat at 35-38-9.
Nazem Kadri accumulated 45 total points last season for the Maple Leafs. He had 17 goals last year with 260 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 7%. He had a total of 28 assists on the season and averaged 18 minutes played per game. Leo Komarov averaged 18 minutes of ice time per game last year. In that time he had a shooting percentage of 15% by scoring 19 goals on 130 shots. He had 17 assists giving him a total of 36 points on the season. Frederik Andersen had 22 wins and 9 losses last season in net for the Maple Leafs. He had 1,086 shots against him and gave up 88 goals. He made 998 saves for a save percentage of 92%.
Dustin Byfuglien accumulated 53 total points last season for the Jets. He had 19 goals last year with 247 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 8%. He had a total of 34 assists on the season and averaged 25 minutes played per game. Blake Wheeler averaged 20 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he had a shooting percentage of 10% by scoring 26 goals on 256 shots. He had 52 assists giving him a total of 78 points on the season. Michael Hutchinson had 9 wins and 15 losses this season in net for the Jets. He had 805 shots against him and gave up 75 goals. He made 730 saves for a save percentage of 91%.
The Maple Leafs had 69 total points last season. They scored 198 goals while giving up 246 goals. They had 259 power play opportunities and scored 40 goals on those chances for a percentage of 15%. The Maple Leafs allowed 272 power play opportunities and gave up 50 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 82%. They averaged 31 shots per game and as a team they shot 7.87% for the season. They allowed 30 shots to their opposition per contest and had a team save percentage of 91%.
The Jets had a total of 78 points on the season. They had 38 power play goals on 257 opportunities for a percentage of 15%. They allowed 282 power play opportunities and gave up 61 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 78%. As a team, the Maple Leafs had a total of 215 goals scored while they gave up 239 goals during the campaign. They averaged 30 shots per contest and had a team shooting percentage of 8.86%. As a team they gave up 29 shots per game and had a save percentage of 91%.
Toronto had a Corsi percentage of 52.4% as they attempted 5,023 shots on net at full strength while they gave up 4,557 shots on net in the same situations. Their Fenwick percentage was at 51.2% as they had 3,701 attempts while they gave up 3,522 shots on the defensive end. The Maple Leafs started possessions in the offensive zone 51.2% of the time while their defensive zone percentage was at 48.8% for the season. They had 2,617 face off wins compared to 2,556 losses, meaning their faceoff win percentage was 50.6%. On defense Toronto had 2,119 hits and they blocked 1,035 shots from the opposition.
Winnipeg attempted 4,539 shots at full strength and they gave up 4,463 attempts, meaning their Corsi percentage was at 50.4% for the season. In terms of Fenwick percentage, they were at 50.2% as they had 3,363 shots while they gave up 3,330 attempts on defense. The Jets had an offensive zone percentage of 51.4% and their defensive zone percentage was 48.6% this season. They had a faceoff win percentage of 46.7% as they compiled 2,257 face off wins this season and they suffered 2,572 face off losses. On defense Winnipeg blocked 1,133 shot attempts and they had 2,100 hits as a unit.
Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Trends
The Toronto Maple Leafs were 27-52 straight up last season
The Toronto Maple Leafs were 34-36-12 against the over/under
Winnipeg Jets Betting Trends
The Winnipeg Jets were 32-47 straight up last season
The Winnipeg Jets were 35-38-9 against the over/under
Toronto Maple Leafs Injuries
10/12/16 LW Josh Leivo Lower Body expected to miss 5-7 days
10/09/16 LW Joffrey Lupul Abdominal out indefinitely
10/09/16 RW Nathan Horton Back out indefinitely
Winnipeg Jets Injuries
10/14/16 C Bryan Little Lower Body out indefinitely
Josh's Pick: Take Toronto
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