|NHL Maple Leafs vs. Red Wings Picks & Predictions for January 1, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 01 January 2014 12:13|
Maple Leafs vs. Red Wings Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Red Wings are -125 money line favorites over the Maple Leafs, who are +115 on the ML. Toronto enters play with a 20-16-5 overall record and is 6-8-4 on the road this year, while Detroit is 18-14-9 overall and 6-10-6 at home. The total is currently sitting at 5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Red Wings opened as -125 money line favorites and their odds currently sit at that number, while the Maple Leafs' odds have also stayed steady at +115 after opening at that same number. The total hasn't moved after opening at 5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 64% of bettors favor the Red Wings. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the over. According to latest NHL trends, the over is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams and 5-1 in the last six meetings in Detroit. The over is also 6-0 in the Maple Leafs' last six games after allowing two goals or less in their previous game, 7-1 in their last eight games following a win and 8-2-1 in their last 11 games versus a team with a losing record.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: MAPLE LEAFS/RED WINGS OVER 5