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Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers 12/14/2021 Hockey Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers 12/14/2021 – The Toronto Maple Leafs are all set to take on the Edmonton Oilers from Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta. Toronto is second in the Atlantic Division after their last success against the Blackhawks. Edmonton Oilers are third in the Pacific Division and they look forward to breaking their five-game losing skid. The NHL best betting websites have predicted a winner for this exciting game. The expert predictions have sided with the Maple Leafs to win this game and cover the spread.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers 12/14/2021
When: Tuesday, December 14, 9:00 PM ET
Where: Rogers Place, Edmonton, Alberta
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers 12/14/2021 Betting Odds:
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto was expected to defeat the Blackhawks and they came off a win as predicted (5-4). With a 19-8-2 record on the season, the Maple Leafs are now one game behind the Florida Panthers. Auston Matthews continues to lead his team in scoring with 18 goals and 31 points. When it comes to assists, Morgan Rielly is the leader with 21. Toronto’s powerful offense is reaching an average of 3.21 goals per game. Their defense is giving up 2.55 and is touching 30.5 percent with their power play. The Maple Leafs are closing in at 81.7 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: A. Matthews C (G 18, A 13, PTS 31), J. Tavares C (G 13, A 18, PTS 31), W. Nylander C (G 13, A 17, PTS 30).
The Edmonton Oilers are in desperate need of a victory after dropping their last game to the Carolina Hurricanes (3-1). The Oilers are now holding a 16-10-0 record on the season but they are still at the third spot in their division. Leon Draisaitl has taken the lead in scoring with 23 goals and 41 points. When it comes to assists, Connor McDavid is the leader with 29. Edmonton’s offense is reaching an average of 3.38 goals per game while their defense is giving up 3.08. Edmonton is reaching 31.7 percent with their power play and is closing in at 82.7 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: C. McDavid C (G 16, A 29, PTS 45), L. Draisaitl C (G 23, A 22, PTS 45), R. Nugent-Hopkins C (G 3, A 21, PTS 24).
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Toronto’s last 7 games.
Edmonton are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Edmonton Oilers Betting Picks
The Maple Leafs have a better defense and Edmonton lost eight of their last nine games. The NHL betting odds favor the Maple Leafs to win this game and cover the spread with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Maple Leafs 4, Oilers 2.