The Toronto Maple Leafs (7-5-3) meet the Los Angeles Kings (5-9-0) in the NHL at the Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday night.
The Maple Leafs had a 4-3 victory on the road over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night, with Andres Johnsson scoring the decisive goal in the 11th round of the shootout.
Kasperi Kapanen, Jason Spezza and Mitchell Marner scored the other goals for Toronto, with Frederik Andersen making 37 saves during regulation and overtime and a further 10 stops in the shootout session.
Auston Matthews has netted 11 goals for the Maple Leafs so far this season, while Marner has contributed 17 points and 13 assists.
The LA Kings ended a four-game losing streak with a 4-3 OT win on home-ice against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night. Michael Amadio, Kyle Clifford and Matt Roy scored in regulation time for the Kings, with Jack Campbell making 24 saves. The winning goal came from Drew Doughty with 16.6 seconds remaining in overtime.
Anze Kopitar has been the main man for the Kings this season, with four goals, 13 points and nine assists to his name.
Toronto Maple Leafs vs Los Angeles Kings Betting Lines & Prediction
Home-ice advantage is one factor that favours the Toronto Maple Leafs here with regards to making our NHL betting predictions, although they also have a definite edge over the Los Angeles Kings.
At the time of writing, there is as yet no Money Line betting odds available on this game, but Toronto will unquestionably be clear favourites to win at major sportsbooks such as Sports Interaction, bet365, 888Sport and Betway Sports.
The best betting tip here looks to be to back the Maple Leafs on the Point Spread, where the odds on Toronto -1.5 is likely to be available at about +110 (2.10).
NHL Bet Prediction: Point Spread – Toronto Maple Leafs -1.5