Red Wings vs. Maple Leafs Prediction

Detroit Red Wings vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 4/2/16 NHL Picks & Predictions

With his team playing the role of spoiler, Mike Babcock and the Maple Leafs will host a Red Wings team fighting for its playoff lives tonight at 7:00PM ET.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Red Wings are -145 money line favorites to beat the Maple Leafs, who have odds of +125 to pull off the upset. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5.5 goals.

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After Jimmy Howard led the Red Wings to a win over the Wild on Friday night, a struggling Petr Mrazek will start between the pipes tonight in Toronto. Mrazek is coming off a loss on Tuesday night in which he was pulled after allowing two goals on just seven shots versus Montreal.

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Toronto will counter with Jonathan Bernier, who stopped 32 of 34 shots in a 5-2 win over the Panthers on Tuesday. He hasn't allowed more than two goals in a game since March 5 and is 4-2-0 during that stretch. With their influx of youth and care-free attitude with noting to play for, the Maple Leafs have played well of late, especially at home where they're 5-2 in their last seven games.

The Red Wings have lost four of their last five games coming off a win and are just 4-11 in their last 15 road games. They're also an awful 1-10 in their last 11 games playing on back-to-back nights.

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