New Jersey Devils vs Toronto Maple Leafs – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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New Jersey Devils
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Toronto Maple Leafs
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Toronto Maple Leafs visit Newark to play the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on Wednesday, with the matchup starting at 08:00 PM EDT. The hosts of the upcoming meeting are with 32 points and occupy the 1st place in the standings of the Metropolitan Division, while the visitors have collected 25 thus far and sit on the 2nd position in the Atlantic Division.

New Jersey Devils vs Toronto Maple Leafs Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 11-17-2022
TeamP1P2P3OTFinal
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
1 1 0 1 3
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
1 0 1 0 2

The last encounter between the two franchises was played on November 17th, 2022, and after the final horn, the scoreboard showed a 2-3 defeat for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Nico Hischier was the main reason for the Devils’ triumph back then. He played 19:42 and earned 1 point by scoring 1 goal. For the Maple Leafs, Auston Matthews earned 2 points on the night. He played until 22:43, scoring one goal and assisting on another. New Jersey’s goalie Vitek Vanecek played at a very high level and ended the game with a 0.926 save percentage. His colleague on the other end, Matt Murray, was tasked with 33 attempts on his goal and allowed three to roll past him. There is no clear favorite when it comes to the latest five encounters, as the New Jersey Devils won one and the Toronto Maple Leafs triumphed four times in the process.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team11-17-202203-23-202202-01-202201-31-202201-14-2020
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
321 44
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2 3 76 7

New Jersey Devils Form

*Last 10 New Jersey Devils Games - 10:0:0
11-21-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-12-202211-10-202211-08-202211-05-202211-03-202211-01-2022
5:2vs Edmonton Oilers1:5@ Ottawa Senators2:3@ Toronto Maple Leafs1:5@ Montreal Canadiens4:2vs Arizona Coyotes4:3vs Ottawa Senators3:2vs Calgary Flames3:4@ Calgary Flames3:4@ Edmonton Oilers2:5@ Vancouver Canucks

On 11/21, the New Jersey Devils faced the Edmonton Oilers, and in the end, the score was 5-2 in their favor. It was Dawson Mercer who concluded the match as the Devils’ best skater on the night. He spent 12:03 on the ice and was personally responsible for earning two points. He finished the game by scoring one of his two shots on goal and setting up another. The team’s victory was also achieved thanks to Vitek Vanecek, who managed to save 28 of the 30 shots he faced. The team is currently on a 13-match winning streak and is 10-0-0 in their last ten games. The Devils own an 8-2-0 record when playing at home this season. They will be out on the ice for their next game on Friday, November 25th, when they are set to face the Buffalo Sabres away from home.

New Jersey Devils Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    73.00
  • Goals Against
    44.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

New Jersey Devils Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Vitek Vanecek

    Games Played:12
    Saves Percentage:0.918
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Jesper Bratt

    Games Played:19
    Goals:8
    Assists:16

New Jersey Devils Missing Players

NONE

Toronto Maple Leafs Form

*Last 10 Toronto Maple Leafs Games - 6:1:3
11-21-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-12-202211-11-202211-08-202211-06-202211-05-202211-02-2022
2:3vs New York Islanders5:2vs Buffalo Sabres2:3vs New Jersey Devils2:5@ Pittsburgh Penguins3:2vs Vancouver Canucks2:4vs Pittsburgh Penguins3:4vs Vegas Golden Knights1:3@ Carolina Hurricanes2:1vs Boston Bruins5:2vs Philadelphia Flyers

In their most recent showing, the Toronto Maple Leafs faced the New York Islanders at home on Monday, November 21st, and recorded a 2-3 defeat. The Maple Leafs were led by John Tavares, who ended with 1 point on the night. He tried three shots towards the enemy goal and succeeded with one, for a combined 16 minutes and one second of game time. The team’s netminder, Erik Kallgren, managed to neutralize 21 of the total 24 shots that he was bombarded with. The Toronto Maple Leafs have a 6-1-3 record in the previous ten meetings and are currently on a OT1 streak. When traveling, they are 3-3-2 throughout the campaign. The team’s next away game will be against the Minnesota Wild on 11/25 at the Xcel Energy Center. 

Toronto Maple Leafs Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    59.00
  • Goals Against
    54.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Toronto Maple Leafs Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Erik Kallgren

    Games Played:9
    Saves Percentage:0.891
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Mitchell Marner

    Games Played:20
    Goals:4
    Assists:19

Toronto Maple Leafs Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
0 0 1 1
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2 0 0 2
New Jersey DevilsToronto Maple Leafs
  • Score

    1
    2
  • PP Opportunities

    3
    4
  • PP Goals

    0
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

New Jersey DevilsvsToronto Maple Leafs
  • 1`07:35
    2 minutes for Delay Game
    -
  • 1`11:41
    0-1
    John TavaresMitchell Marner
  • 1`14:03
    0-2
    Pontus HolmbergAlexander Kerfoot
  • 1`17:15
    Dougie Hamilton2 minutes for Slashing Pontus Holmberg
    -
  • 2`06:18
    -
    Alexander Kerfoot2 minutes for Holding Nathan Bastian
  • 2`10:06
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    John Tavares2 minutes for Hooking Damon Severson
  • 2`16:21
    Yegor Sharangovich2 minutes for Hooking Justin Holl
    -
  • 2`19:25
    -
    John Tavares2 minutes for Tripping John Marino
  • 3`07:24
    Dougie Hamilton2 minutes for High Sticking Mitchell Marner
    -
  • 3`14:52
    Dougie HamiltonYegor Sharangovich, Fabian Zetterlund