Toronto Maple Leafs (13-5-5) vs. Detroit Red Wings (11-5-4)
November 28, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Detroit Red Wings +134 / Toronto Maple Leafs -162; Over/Under: +6.5
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The Toronto Maple Leafs and Detroit Red Wings meet Monday in NHL action at the Little Caesars Arena. The Toronto Maple Leafs have won 6 of their last 8 games. The Detroit Red Wings have won 4 straight games.
The Toronto Maple Leafs are averaging 3 goals per game and are scoring on 24.3 percent of their power play opportunities. John Tavares leads Toronto with 12 goals, Mitchell Marner has 21 assists and Auston Matthews has 98 shots on goal. Defensively, the Toronto Maple Leafs are allowing 2.6 goals per game and are killing 78.4 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Erik Kallgren has given up 25 goals on 246 shots faced, and Ilya Samsonov has allowed 17 goals on 214 shots.
The Detroit Red Wings are averaging 3.2 goals per game and are scoring on 23.3 percent of their power play opportunities. Dominik Kubalik leads Detroit with 9 goals, Dylan Larkin has 14 assists and David Perron has 53 shots on goal. Defensively, the Detroit Red Wings are allowing 3 goals per game and are killing 82 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Ville Husso has given up 34 goals on 419 shots faced, and Alex Nedeljkovic has allowed 26 goals on 205 shots.
The Maple Leafs are 5-0 in their last 5 road games and 4-1 in their last 5 overall. The Red Wings are 5-2 in their last 7 home games and 4-0 in their last 4 overall. The under is 16-7-1 in Maple Leafs last 24 overall. The over is 5-2 in Red Wings last 7 overall. The Maple Leafs are 4-0 in the last 4 meetings in Detroit and 20-6 in the last 26 meetings. The favorite is 22-5 in the last 27 meetings.
The Toronto Maple Leafs are the better team and more trustworthy, and they’re going to get the benefit of the doubt against teams still eager to prove themselves. However, the Detroit Red Wings are coming off a highly impressive week, and they have the offensive firepower to give the Maple Leafs a run. At home, and in their current form, it’s hard to turn down the Red Wings at this plus money price.