the New York Islanders (23-20-5) fulfill the Toronto Maple Leafs (11/28/8) Monday at Scotiabank Arena. Puck Drop is scheduled for 7:00 p.m. (ESPN+). Below we analyze the lines of Tipico Sportsbook around the Islanders vs. Maple Leafs oddsand meet our expert NHL tips and predictions.
The Islanders have lost 4 in a row and 8 of their last 9 games. The Under has surpassed the over by a 9-3 clip in their last 12 contests. The Islanders then won the first of three meetings on November 21 in Toronto, 3-2 in overtime.
The Maple Leafs lost 3-2 in overtime to the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday. The Leafs have lost just once in their last 7 games overall, 5-1-1.
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Islanders to Maple Leafs odds
Provided by Tipico Sportsbook; For a full list, visit the USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Hub. The lines were last updated at 7:39 am ET.
- Money Line (ML): Islanders +195 (bet $100 to win $195) | Maple Leafs -230 (bet $230 to win $100)
- Puck Line (PL)/Against the Spread (ATS): Islanders +1.5 (-135) | Maple Leaves -1.5 (+115)
- Over/Under (O/U): 5.5 (O: -130 | B: +110)
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Islanders at Maple Leafs projected goalies
Ilya Sorokin (15-15-4, 2.37 GAA, 0.924 SV%, 3 SO) vs. Ilya Samsonov (14-4-2, 2.22 GAA, 0.919 SV%, 2 SO)
Sorokin has conceded a total of 11 goals in his last 3 starts, going 0-1-2. The Islanders haven’t given him much support up front, scoring just 13 goals in his last 7 games.
Samsonov allowed 3 goals on 31 shots in Saturday’s 2-3 OT loss in Montreal. He has a 3-1-2 record with 2.26 GAA and 0.917 SV% in 5 starts in January and 1 relief appearance.
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Islanders at Maple Leafs tips and predictions
Maple Leaves 4, Islanders 2
The Maple Leafs (-230) will cost you more than twice your potential return and that’s too risky for a single bet. While the Islanders (+195) are just 1-4 in their last 5 meetings and 2-6 in their last 8 trips to Toronto, AVOID.
Puck Line/Against the Scatter
the MAPLE LEAVES -1.5 (+115) are a better play on the puck line at Plus-Money. The favorite has conceded 16 of the last 21 matches in this series.
The Leafs have covered the puck line in 2 of the last 3 matches at home as favorites against the Islanders, and the Leafs have covered the puck line in 5 straight matches against New York overall.
The Under 6.5 (-135) was a strong game. When the line moved to 5.5, it became a HAPPEN.
The Under has been 4-0-1 in their last 5 matches, while in Toronto they have been 3-0-1 in their last 4 bouts.
The Under is 4-1 in their last 5 away games for the Islanders, while 7 of their last 9 games on aggregate. The Under is 7-2-1 in their last 10 games against teams with an aggregate winning record.
The Under also leads the Leafs 4-1 in their last 5 games while also scoring in 4 of their last 5 on a rest day.
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