Minnesota Wild vs Toronto Maple Leafs – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Minnesota Wild
Final
3:4
Toronto Maple Leafs
Highlights and Stats


Toronto Maple Leafs will visit Saint Paul for a game against Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Friday, 03:00 PM EDT. Minnesota Wild are part of the Central Division of the NHL, currently standing at #5 with 20 points, while their opponents are part of the Atlantic Division and as of now are at #2 with 27 points.

Minnesota Wild vs Toronto Maple Leafs Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 02-24-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
0 1 0 1
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
0 1 2 3

The previous meeting of the teams was on 2/24/2022 and ended in a 3-1 win for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Maple Leafs’ best skater was Auston Matthews, who spent 20:6 on the ice. He sent four shots towards the opponents’ net, and two of those made it through the goalie. On the other half of the court, it was Frederick Gaudreau who contributed the most, scoring 1 goal for a total of 16:24 of game time. The Maple Leafs’ goalie, Petr Mrazek, played at a very high level and ended the game with a 0.967 save percentage. His counterpart, Kaapo Kahkonen, was challenged with 24 attempts towards his goal, and two of those made it through to the back of his net. There is no clear favorite when it comes to the latest five encounters, as the Minnesota Wild won twice and the Toronto Maple Leafs triumphed three times in the process.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team02-24-202212-04-202112-31-201910-15-201901-03-2019
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
14 1 24
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
3 344 3

Minnesota Wild Form

*Last 10 Minnesota Wild Games - 5:4:1
11-23-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-13-202211-11-202211-09-202211-08-202211-03-202211-01-2022
6:1vs Winnipeg Jets2:1vs Carolina Hurricanes4:6vs Pittsburgh Penguins2:1@ Nashville Predators2:3vs San Jose Sharks0:1@ Seattle Kraken1:4@ Anaheim Ducks1:0@ Los Angeles Kings0:4vs Seattle Kraken4:1vs Montreal Canadiens

On 11/23, the Minnesota Wild faced the Winnipeg Jets, and in the end, the score was 6-1 in their favor. It was Marcus Foligno who concluded the match as the Wild’s best skater on the night. He spent 12:47 on the ice and was personally responsible for earning two points. He finished the meeting by scoring two of his three shots on goal. Filip Gustavsson’s performance also needs addressing, as he saved 28 of the total 29 shots on goal. The Wild’s balance across the most recent 10 games stands at 5-4-1, and they are on a W2 streak. The franchise is 4-5-1 when performing on home ice throughout the season. The calendar shows that the Minnesota Wild will next be against the Arizona Coyotes on 11/27 at their own arena.

Minnesota Wild Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    55.00
  • Goals Against
    55.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Minnesota Wild Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    MarcAndre Fleury

    Games Played:12
    Saves Percentage:0.906
    Shutouts:2
  • Top Skater

    Kirill Kaprizov

    Games Played:19
    Goals:11
    Assists:11

Minnesota Wild Missing Players

NONE

Toronto Maple Leafs Form

*Last 10 Toronto Maple Leafs Games - 6:1:3
11-23-202211-21-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-12-202211-11-202211-08-202211-06-202211-05-2022
1:2@ New Jersey Devils2:3vs 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 Bruins

The Maple Leafs visited the New Jersey Devils for their latest clash on 11/23. It ended in a 1-2 triumph for them. Toronto was led by John Tavares, who finished with 1 point on the night. He was on the ice for 18:05 and sent four shots towards the opposition goal, with one of them nestling in the net. Another reason for the team’s victory was the brilliant performance of Matt Murray, who stopped 34 of the 35 shots that were sent towards his goal. The Maple Leafs are 6-1-3 in their last ten games and are currently on a W1 streak. They have a 4-3-2 record when playing on the road. The team will be on the ice again on Saturday, November 26th, when the Maple Leafs are scheduled to play against the Pittsburgh Penguins at their opponents’ arena.

Toronto Maple Leafs Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    61.00
  • Goals Against
    55.00
  • 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:21
    Goals:4
    Assists:20

Toronto Maple Leafs Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Minnesota Wild
Minnesota Wild
1 1 1 3
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2 1 1 4
Minnesota WildToronto Maple Leafs
  • Score

    3
    4
  • PP Opportunities

    2
    3
  • PP Goals

    1
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Minnesota WildvsToronto Maple Leafs
  • 1`03:42
    0-1
    Mitchell MarnerTimothy Liljegren, John Tavares
  • 1`08:28
    Jordan Greenway2 minutes for High Sticking Rasmus Sandin
    -
  • 1`11:13
    -
    Justin Holl2 minutes for High Sticking Kirill Kaprizov
  • 1`12:01
    Kirill KaprizovJoel Eriksson Ek, Mats Zuccarello
    1-1
  • 1`12:43
    1-2
    Zach AstonReesePierre Engvall
  • 2`02:38
    Matt BoldyAlex Goligoski, Jordan Greenway
    2-2
  • 2`10:04
    2-3