Bruins vs. Maple Leafs Prediction: Odds, Puck Line & Insights for NHL Playoffs First Round Game 2 on April 22

Monday's NHL play includes the Boston Bruins (47-20-15) hosting the Toronto Maple Leafs (46-26-10) at TD Garden. The Maple Leafs are underdogs (+120 on the moneyline) against the Bruins (-145) ahead of the contest, which begins at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN, SportsNet, CBC, and TVAS.

Here's our pick for who will clinch the win in this NHL Playoffs First Round contest.

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Bruins vs. Maple Leafs Game Info

  • When: Monday, April 22, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN, SportsNet, CBC, and TVAS
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo
  • Where: TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts

Prediction: Who will win the Bruins vs. Maple Leafs game?

Computer picks for Bruins vs Maple Leafs
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Maple Leafs (+1.5) Over (6) Bruins 4 Maple Leafs 2

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Bruins Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • In its past 10 games Boston has gone 6-4-0 overall, with a 4-6-0 record against the spread.
  • In Boston's past 10 contests, it hit the over once.
  • The Bruins have had an average of 5.8 total goals scored in their past 10 games, 0.2 fewer than this matchup's over/under.
  • In their last 10 games, the Bruins are scoring 1.9 fewer goals per game than their season-long average.

Maple Leafs Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • Toronto owns a 3-7-0 line versus the spread while going 4-5-1 overall over its past 10 contests.
  • Toronto has gone over the total in six of its last 10 outings.
  • The Maple Leafs and their opponents have combined to score an average of 6.2 goals in their last 10 games, 0.2 more than the 6 over/under in this matchup.
  • In their past 10 games, Maple Leafs' game goal totals average 9.5 goals, 1.0 goal lower per game than their season-long game scoring average.

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Bruins Top Performers

  • David Pastrnak has recorded 110 total points (first on the team) in 82 games this season (1.3 points per game). He has 47 goals and 63 assists for Boston.
  • Jeremy Swayman has gone 25-10-8 in the net this season while allowing 108 goals (2.5 goals against average), making 1176 saves, and compiling a .916 save percentage (ninth in the league).
  • Pastrnak has a plus-23 to lead Boston.

Maple Leafs Top Performers

  • With 107 points and 69 goals (both team highs), Auston Matthews is leading the way for Toronto this season.
  • Toronto's Ilya Samsonov is 23-7-8 between the pipes, with an .890 save percentage (57th in the league) and a 3.1 goals against average.
  • Matthews is +31, the top plus-minus rating on the team.

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Bruins Injuries

Justin Brazeau: Upper Body (Out), Matthew Poitras: Shoulder (Out), Milan Lucic: Personal (Out)

Maple Leafs Injuries

Jake Muzzin: Back (Out For Season), John Klingberg: Hip (Out For Season), Matt Murray: Hip (Out), Bobby McMann: Lower Body (Questionable), William Nylander: Undisclosed (Questionable)

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