Toronto Maple Leafs vs St. Louis Blues Betting Odds & Prediction - NHL Picks
October 07, 2019
The Maple Leafs won their opening two games of the new season, but suffered a first loss on Saturday night as they threw away a 4-1 lead early in the third period to eventually go down to 6-5 defeat after a shootout to the Montreal Canadiens.
The Toronto goals came from Auston Matthews (two), Alexander Kerfoot, Trevor Moore and William Nylander, while Michael Hutchinson stopped 37 shots.
Defending NHL champions St. Louis have only played two games to date and they claimed their first win of the season in beating the Dallas Stars 3-2 on home-ice on Saturday night. The goals for the Blues came from David Perron, Brayden Schenn and Sammy Blais, while Jordan Binnington saved 28 shots.
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Toronto Maple Leafs vs St. Louis Blues Betting Lines & Pick
This is an opportunity for the Maple Leafs to put Saturday’s loss behind them and claim a statement win Toronto will want to put Saturday’s loss quickly behind them and over the Stanley Cup champions.
The Toronto roster has some great attacking talent and they are averaging 4.67 Goals per Game. In five-goal Matthews they also have the early season top goalscorer in the NHL.
In terms of NHL betting predictions, the tip here is for the Toronto Maple Leafs to win this game.