The Florida Panthers (23-16-5) meet the Toronto Maple Leafs (24-15-6) in NHL action at the BB&T Center on Sunday night.
Florida Panthers Form
The Panthers were last in action on Thursday night, when they won 5-2 on home-ice against the Vancouver Canucks.
Noel Acciari scored twice against the Canucks, with the other goals for the Panthers coming from Mike Hoffman, Evgenii Dadonov and Mark Pysyk. Goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves.
Florida are currently averaging 3.52 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.30 (GA). Dadonov has 19 goals for the Panthers, while Jonathan Huberdeau has 59 points and 42 assists. They are 14-8-2 on home-ice this season.
Toronto Maple Leafs Form
The Maple Leafs lost a second straight game on Wednesday night, as they were beaten 4-3 in a shootout on home-ice by the Winnipeg Jets.
Auston Matthews scored twice for the Maple Leafs, with the other goal coming from Dmytro Timashov. Frederik Andersen stopped 25 shots.
Toronto are now averaging 3.58 GPG, while they are allowing 3.16 (GA). Matthews has 31 goals and 54 points for the Maple Leafs, while Mitch Marner has provided 31 assists. They are 13-10-0 on the road this season.
Florida Panthers vs Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Lines & Pick
In terms of Panthers v Maple Leafs picks for this game, this looks likely to be closely fought. Florida have the home-ice advantage though and Toronto come into this game on the back of two losses. The Panthers could be the value bets in this one.
NHL Pick: Money Line – Florida Panthers to Win @ +105 (2.05) at 888Sport