Free NHL Hockey Prediction: Maple Leafs vs Islanders NHL Odds
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(38-20-4) Toronto Maple Leafs vs. New York Islanders (36-19-7)
Date: Thursday, February 28th
Time: 7:00 PM
Venue: Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, East Garden, NY
NHL Hockey Moneyline Odds: Toronto -115
NHL Hockey Puck Line Odds: Toronto -1.5
NHL Betting Total: 6
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Thursday night, February 28th, brings you an exciting Eastern Conference NHL matchup with plenty of playoff implications, as the Toronto Maple Leafs face off against the New York Islanders live from the Nassau Coliseum. New York won the last meeting 4-0 back in December up in Toronto.
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto has now won two games in a row, after dropping their previous three games before that. They were in action Wednesday night against Edmonton, but those results were not available at the time of this article. The Maple Leafs currently sit in the third spot in the Atlantic Division, 20 points behind leaders, Tampa Bay.
C John Tavares is the Leafs leading goal scorer with 35 on the year, while their overall points leader is RW Mitchell Marner, who has 21 goals and 50 assists. Projected starting goalie Garret Sparks comes in with a 7-4-1 record, with a 2.86 GAA and a .908 save percentage.
Injury Report: C Nazem Kadri is listed as “questionable” for Thursday night, while D Jake Gardiner is listed as “out” for Toronto.
New York Islanders
The Islanders come into this game winners of only two out of their last five games after struggling with the Western Canadian teams over the last week and a half. They have seen their lead slip away at the top of the Metropolitan Division, and are now tied with Washington at 79 points apiece.
LW Anders Lee leads this Islanders team in goal scoring with 21 so far on the year, and their overall points leader, C Mathew Barzal, has 17 goals and 34 assists. Projected starting goalie Robin Lehner comes in with a 19-10-5 record, with a 2.10 GAA and a .930 save percentage.
Injury Report: G Linus Soderstrom is listed as “out” for Thursday night.
NHL Betting Trends:
- Toronto is 16-14 ATS on the road this year
- Toronto is 14-14-2 O/U on the road this year
- Toronto is 33-17-4 as the FAV this year
- New York is 17-13 ATS at home this year
- New York is 11-19 O/U at home this year
- New York is 19-13-3 as the DOG this year
Free Toronto Maple Leafs vs. New York Islanders NHL Prediction:
The Islanders are heading in the wrong direction of late, and at the worst possible time too. It doesn’t get much easier for them Thursday night either, Toronto is a force to be reckoned with, at home or on the road.
Don’t expect a repeat performance from the Isles in this meeting. Take the Maple Leafs on the road in this one, and take the OVER as well.
4* Free NHL Betting Pick: Toronto -1.5
NHL Free Score Prediction: Toronto 5 – New York 2
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