Toronto Maple Leafs vs New Jersey Devils Predictions & Betting Odds - NHL Picks
January 14, 2020
The Toronto Maple Leafs (24-16-6) meet the New Jersey Devils (17-21-7) in NHL action at the Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday evening.
Toronto will be looking to break a three-game losing streak in this game, having been routed 8-4 on the road at the Florida Panthers on Sunday night. It was the most goals Toronto had allowed in a game since a 9-2 loss to the Nashville Predators over five years ago.
The Maple Leafs scored with two goals from Mitch Marner and one apiece from Zach Hyman and John Tavares. Frederik Andersen allowed four goals on 12 shots, so was pulled 49 seconds into the second period. Michael Hutchinson also allowed four goals, while making 13 saves.
Betting Odds - Winner
- Toronto Maple Leafs to win at -263 (1.38) $250 Free Bet
- New Jersey Devils to win at +210 (3.10) $250 Free Bet
- Toronto Maple Leafs to win at -263 (1.38) $200 Free Bet
- New Jersey Devils to win at +215 (3.15) $200 Free Bet
- Toronto Maple Leafs to win at -263 (1.38) $200* Free Bet
- New Jersey Devils to win at +215 (3.15) $200* Free Bet
- Toronto Maple Leafs to win at -250 (1.40) $250 Free Bet
- New Jersey Devils to win at +205 (3.05) $250 Free Bet
Toronto are averaging 3.59 Goals per Game (GPG), while allowing 3.26 (GA). Auston Matthews has 31 goals and 54 points, while Marner has contributed 31 assists. They are 11-5-6 on home-ice.
New Jersey claimed a second prize scalp in consecutive days, following up a 5-1 win on the road at the NHL leaders Washington Capitals on Saturday, with a 3-1 win on home-ice to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night.
The Devils’ goals came courtesy of Travis Zajac, Andy Greene and Miles Wood, with Louis Domingue making 26 saves. Before the game, the Devils’ general manager Ray Shero was fired by owner Josh Harris.
New Jersey average 2.62 GPG, while allowing 3.38 (GA). Kyle Palmieri has 16 goals and 31 points, while Nikita Gusev has 19 assists. They are 10-12-0 on the road.
Maple Leafs vs Devils Betting Lines & Pick
In terms of NHL predictions, the Devils may have found some winning form, but the Maple Leafs have the greater quality and home-ice advantage.
It’s the Puck Line where we go for our tips though, with Toronto -1.5 at +105 (2.05) with 888Sport.
NHL Pick: Puck Line – Toronto Maple Leafs -1.5 @ +105 (2.05) with 888Sport