San Jose Sharks vs Toronto Maple Leafs Prediction, Pick and Preview, October 27 (10/27): NHL
- Oct 27, 2022, 4:34:19 PM
|Time||8:30 p.m. EST|
|Maple Leafs money line||-240|
|Maple Leafs spread||-1.5 (+100)|
|Sharks money line||+200|
|Sharks spread||+1.5 (-120)|
|Over / under||6.5|
2021-2022 season stats
|Toronto Maple Leafs||San Jose Sharks|
|Road / home record||2-1||2-0|
|Goals per game||3.17||3.20|
|Goals allowed per game||2.83||3.00|
|Shots per game||35.5||25.0|
|Shots allowed per game||30.5||32.2|
|Over / under record||2-3-1||4-1|
The Toronto Maple Leafs hit the road and will visit the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. These teams met twice last season and the Maple Leafs absolutely dominated the Sharks beating them 4-0 at home and 5-2 on the road.
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto get here with a 2-3 record after losing 0-2 against the St Louis Blues. They had a 49-27-6 overall record last season ranking 2nd in the Pacific. The Maple Leafs were 20-5-0 against the rest of their division. Toronto averages 8.2 penalty minutes per game, the 10th-most in the Western Conference. Zack Kassian leads the team serving 63 total minutes.
Leon Draisaitl led the Maple Leafs last season with 55 goals and has 110 points. Evander Kane has six goals over the last 10 games for Toronto.
In their last 10 games the Maple Leafs are 3-7, averaging 3.4 goals, 6.1 assists, 3.7 penalties and nine penalty minutes while giving up 4.3 goals per game with a .935 save percentage.
San Jose Sharks
The Sharks have won 3 of their first 5 games of the season and are 2-0 at home ranking 4th in the Atlantic division. San Jose won their 3rd straight game after beating the Seattle Kraken 5-4 at home. Jason Dickinson and Tyler Johnson scored 13 seconds apart late in the third period. Max Domi and Jujhar Khaira also scored.
Max Domi leads the Sharks with 3 goals while Tyler Johnson has 5 points and 3 assists for San Jose.
In their last 10 games the Sharks are 5-5, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.4 assists, three penalties and 7.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3 goals per game with an .886 save percentage.
Toronto are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
Toronto are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games against San Jose.
Toronto are 13-7 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Toronto's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Jose.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Jose's last 5 games.
San Jose are 7-13 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of San Jose's last 8 games at home.
The Maple Leafs have been good so far this season winning 4 of their first 6 games and will likely be one of the best teams this year. The Sharks are also playing great offense scoring 4.8 goals per game in their last 3 games but they have struggled against the Maple Leafs losing 8 of the last 10 head to head games. Expect a high scoring game as both offenses are hot and they're not playing much defense. Take the over.
PICK: Over 6.5 (-110)
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