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Columbus Blue Jackets vs Toronto Maple Leafs 12/07/2021 Analysis, Hockey Tips and Forecast
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Columbus Blue Jackets vs Toronto Maple Leafs 12/07/2021 – The Columbus Blue Jackets will travel North of the border to take on the Toronto Maple Leafs from Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario. The Bluejackets are fifth in the Metropolitan Division as they remain behind the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Maple Leafs are now second in the Atlantic Division behind the Florida Panthers. Toronto will look forward to breaking their two-game losing streak at home. The odds for NHL has all the information of this exciting game available online, including the recent betting trends.
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Toronto Maple Leafs 12/07/2021
When: Tuesday, December 7, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Toronto Maple Leafs 12/07/2021 Betting Odds:
Columbus Blue Jackets
The Columbus Blue Jackets will enter this game holding a 13-10-0 record on the season. The Blue Jackets defeated the San Jose Sharks in their last game with a final score of 6-4. The Blue Jackets are now 10 points behind Washington at the top. Boone Jenner is the leading scorer with 11 goals while Oliver Bjorkstrand is the leader in points with 19. When it comes to assists, Jakub Voracek has taken the lead with 18. The Blue Jackets are giving up 3.26 goals per game and are touching 3.22 with their offense.
Players to watch: O. Bjorkstrand RW (G 1, A 18, PTS 19), J. Voracek RW (G 6, A 13, PTS 19), Z. Werenski D (G 5, A 11, PTS 16).
Toronto Maple Leafs
The Toronto Maple Leafs will enter this game holding a 17-7-2 record on the season. Toronto declined further after dropping their last game against the Winnipeg Jets with a 6-3 final score. Auston Matthews is the leader in scoring with 15 goals while John Tavares is the leader with 26 points. Tavares is also the leader in assists with 15. The Maple Leafs are reaching an average of 3.08 goals per game and are surrendering 2.35 to opponents. Toronto’s power play is touching 25.7 percent while their penalty kill is at 82.4 percent.
Players to watch: J. Tavares C (G 11, A 15, PTS 26), A. Matthews C (G 15, A 10, PTS 25), W. Nylander C (G 10, A 14, PTS 24).
Columbus Blue Jackets vs Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Columbus’ last 16 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto’s last 6 games.
Blue Jackets vs Maple Leafs Betting Picks
The Columbus Blue Jackets are not as strong as the Maple Leafs, especially with their unbalanced offensive and defensive units. The best NHL betting sites have predicted the Maple Leafs to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Maple Leafs 5, Blue Jackets 2.