Maple Leafs Host the Islanders Tuesday Night

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Hot Islanders Can Pass Leafs’ In Standings

The New York Islanders and the Toronto Maple Leafs battle on Tuesday at Air Canada Centre. The Islanders have positioned themselves to challenge for a playoffs spot, and it may be the Maple Leafs spot they get.

The Islanders have gone 10-3-2 in the past 15 games and have moved within one point of the Maple Leafs (25-18-11), who are in a playoff position.

Oddsmakers opened the Maple Leafs as -128-moneyline favorites versus the Islanders, while the game’s total opened at 5.5.

In their last action, Toronto was a 3-1 loser at home against the Buffalo Sabres. Bettors on Buffalo at +156 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. Toronto has lost six of its past eight games. They lost 3-1 to the Buffalo Sabres on Saturday and 2-1 in overtime to the St. Louis Blues on Thursday.

In their last action, New York was a 5-1 winner at home against the Colorado Avalanche. Bettors on New York at -201 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. The Islanders defeated the Maple Leafs 6-5 in overtime in Brooklyn on Feb. 6. They overcame Toronto leads of 4-2 and 5-4.

Betting Odds Trends


Next up:
New York home to New York Thursday, February 16
Toronto at Columbus Wednesday, February 15

Get your NHL odds at Bovada today.



Dirty has been an employee or owner of some of the top online sports gambling forums since 1998. He worked at EOG.com from it's inception until 2008 when he left and opened GamblingIQ and then in 2012 opened Handicappers Hidaway. He has written hundreds af articles over the years and always has his "Dirty Dozen" College Football poll up starting the first week of October.
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