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We've got the Pittsburgh Penguins taking on the Toronto Maple Leafs in the NHL in this one. The Toronto Maple Leafs are coming off a 1-4 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday. Nazem Kadri scored in the second period. Nazem Kadri has been an effective player with 32 goals and 29 assists this season.
It looks like Frederik Andersen will get the call in this one. He last played on Thursday and put together a 0.867 save percentage. Frederik Andersen has a 3.34 GAA in his last 3 games.
We have Marc-Andre Fleury penciled in as the confirmed starter for the Pittsburgh Penguins. His team gave him a large workload in his last game, allowing 5 goals on 36 shots. Fleury has been great over his last 5 games, posting a 0.930 save percentage.
The Toronto Maple Leafs are 20-12-7 when playing at home this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins have gone 19-13-7 on the road. The Toronto Maple Leafs have gone 11-11 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The Pittsburgh Penguins have gone 20-9 when playing Eastern-Atlantic opponents this season. Leafs have gone 9-13 when taking on winning teams. The Toronto Maple Leafs have been not up to par when playing against a team with a record above .500, posting 9 wins and 24 losses.
All of the value in this line is on the road club.
Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
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