Toronto stretched their winning streak to three straight games with a 2-1 OT win on home-ice against the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night.
Jason Spezza scored in regulation time for the Maple Leafs, with Mitch Marner scoring the winning goal on a power play at 3:54 of overtime, while goaltender Michael Hutchinson made 24 saves.
The Maple Leafs are averaging 3.63 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.25 (GA). Auston Matthews has 36 goals and 60 points, while Marner has registered 37 assists. They are 13-6-7 on home-ice this season.
Florida saw their six-game winning streak come to an end on Saturday (playing their first game since January 21) when they lost 4-0 on the road at the Montreal Canadiens. They had scored at least four goals in each of those six wins.
Against the Canadiens, Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots.
The Panthers are averaging 3.67 GPG, while they are allowing 3.27 (GA). Evgenii Dadonov has 23 goals, while Jonathan Huberdeau has 65 points and 47 assists. They are 12-9-3 on the road this season.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Florida Panthers Betting Lines & Prediction
As for NHL betting predictions going into this game, these two franchises have very similar records this season. The Maples Leafs have the home-ice advantage and an edge in terms of momentum following Saturday’s results, so they are the tips to win this.