Toronto hosts New York after shutout win

New York Rangers (10-3-3, fourth in the Metropolitan) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (11-5-1, second in the Atlantic)

Toronto; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORT BOOK LINE: Maple Leafs -169, Rangers +138; plus / minus is 5.5

BOTTOM LINE: The New York Rangers visit Toronto after the Maple Leafs shut out Nashville 3-0. Jack Campbell took the win in goal for Toronto after making 24 saves.

The Maple Leafs are 7-3-1 in conference. Toronto is ninth in the Eastern Conference with an average of 4.8 assists per game, led by Mitch Marner with 0.6.

The Rangers are 8-1-0 in conference clashes. New York is averaging 8.9 penalty minutes per game, 10th in the Eastern Conference. Jacob Trouba leads the team with 24 minutes in total.

New York defeated Toronto 2-1 in the teams’ last meeting on October 18.

BEST PERFORMERS: John Tavares leads the Maple Leafs with eight goals, seven assists and 15 points. Marner has 14 points in the last 10 games for Toronto.

Chris Kreider leads the Rangers with 12 goals and 15 points. Artemi Panarin has scored three goals in the last 10 games for New York.

LAST 10 GAMES: Maple Leafs: 9-1-0, averaging 3.3 goals, six assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.9 penalty minutes while allowing 1.8 goals per game with a percentage of stops of, 940.

Rangers: 6-2-2, averaging three goals, 4.5 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.9 penalty minutes while allowing 3.2 goals per game with a save percentage of .909.

INJURIES: Maple leaves: None listed.

Rangers: None listed.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and Sportradar data.


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