Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning NHL Playoffs First Round Game 7 odds, tips and betting trends

Watch on Saturday when the Tampa Bay Lightning visit the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7 of the NHL Playoffs First Round at 7:00 PM ET on . The series is tied 3-3.

Toronto lost 4-3 in overtime on the road in its last game on May 12 against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

In its last game on May 12, Tampa Bay earned a 4-3 home victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Get ready for this NHL Playoffs First Round matchup with everything you need to know.

Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Odds and Betting Lines

Favorite: Maple Leafs (-125)
Underdog: Lightning (+104)
Over/under: 6.5

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Maple Leafs Stats and Trends

Toronto has won 54 of its 77 games as a favorite this season.
The Maple Leafs have won 50 of the 71 games they have played with moneyline odds shorter than -125.
Toronto has a 55.6% chance of winning this game, based on the moneyline odds.
Toronto and its opponent have gone over the current 6.5-goal total in 54 of 90 games this season.
Over the past 10 contests, the Maple Leafs have claimed 85.0% of the possible points with a 7-3-0 record.
They have averaged 4.3 goals per game (43 total) during that span.
On the defensive side, the Maple Leafs have allowed 31 goals (3.1 per game) over those 10 matchups.

Lightning Stats and Trends

The Lightning have been the underdog 15 times this season, and upset their opponent in four, or 26.7%, of those games.
Tampa Bay has nine games this season playing as an underdog by +104 or longer, and is 3-6 in those contests.
The win probability for the Lightning, implied from the moneyline, is 49.0%.
So far this season, 48.9% of Tampa Bay’s games (44/90) have had more goals than Saturday’s over/under of 6.5.
Over the past 10 games, the Lightning are 7-2-1 (80.0% of possible points).
They have scored 37 goals during that span.
Over on the defensive side, the Lightning have allowed 2.5 goals per game (25 total) over those 10 matchups.

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Author: Naomi Berry