Toronto Maple Leafs Form
The Maple Leafs come into the game on the back of a 6-1 loss on the road at the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night, having allowed five goals from the midway point of the third period.
Travis Dermott scored for Toronto, with Frederik Andersen making 23 saves. The Maple Leafs lost for just the second time in six games since Sheldon Keefe replaced the fired Mike Babcock as head coach on November 20.
Auston Matthews has 16 goals and 31 points for the Raptors, while Morgan Rielly has provided 17 assists.
Colorado Avalanche Form
The Avalanche are on a three-game winning streak following their 7-3 win on home-ice against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.
Nazem Kadri and Joonas Donskoi each scored twice for Colorado, with further goals coming from Nathan MacKinnon, Mikko Rantanen and Tyson Jost. Philipp Grubauer made 26 saves.
MacKinnon is the man the Avs look to going forward, having scored 17 goals, 42 points and 25 assists.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Colorado Avalanche Betting Lines & Prediction
The Tuesday night rout on the road in Philadelphia aside, the Toronto Maple Leafs look to be back on course in recent weeks and home-ice advantage could just give them the edge in this game when it comes to NHL predictions.