Toronto Maple Leafs vs Seattle Kraken – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Toronto Maple Leafs
Final
1:5
Seattle Kraken
Highlights and Stats


Seattle Kraken visit Toronto to play the Maple Leafs at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday, with the match-up starting at 08:00 PM EDT. The Maple Leafs are at number 2 in the Atlantic Division with 53 points, while the Kraken are currently occupying the 3rd positionin the Pacific Division, after collecting 44 points in the course of the season so far.

Toronto Maple Leafs vs Seattle Kraken Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 03-08-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
2 1 3 6
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
1 2 1 4

The two teams last met on the ice on March 8, 2022, and the clash ended in a 6-4 win for the Toronto Maple Leafs at home. Auston Matthews was the star for the Maple Leafs, as he concluded the game with three goals for a 20:22 stay on the ice. On the other half of the court, it was Colin Blackwell who contributed the most, scoring one goal and assisting on another for a total of 15:08 of game time. Jack Campbell, the Maple Leafs’ goalie, faced 30 shots and saved 26 of them. His colleague on the other end, Philipp Grubauer, was tasked with 31 attempts on his goal and allowed five to roll past him. The Toronto Maple Leafs have won both of their games against the Seattle Kraken in history thus far.
*Last 2 head-to-head games
Team03-08-202202-14-2022
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
6 6
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
42

Toronto Maple Leafs Form

*Last 10 Toronto Maple Leafs Games - 6:3:1
01-03-202312-31-202212-29-202212-27-202212-22-202212-20-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-202212-10-2022
5:6vs St. Louis Blues2:6@ Colorado Avalanche6:3@ Arizona Coyotes4:5@ St. Louis Blues4:3vs Philadelphia Flyers4:1vs Tampa Bay Lightning5:2@ Washington Capitals3:1@ New York Rangers7:0vs Anaheim Ducks5:4vs Calgary Flames

In their latest game on Tuesday, January 3rd, the Toronto Maple Leafs played against the St. Louis Blues, losing 5-6 on home ice. Michael Bunting led the Maple Leafs, ending with three points to his name. He was on the ice for 19 minutes and 2 seconds and attempted five shots on the opposition’s goal. Two of those found their way to the back of the net, and Bunting also had a hand in one assist. The team’s netminder Ilya Samsonov’s exploits also need to be mentioned, as he deflected 27 of the 32 shots sent towards his net, but the five he let in proved decisive, and his Maple Leafs eventually lost. Toronto won six and lost four of the last 10 meetings, but one of those defeats came in overtime or shootouts, and the team gained an extra point. The Maple Leafs are currently on an OT1 streak. During the season, the franchise is 13-2-4 when playing at home. The Maple Leafs will be out on the ice for their next game on Saturday, January 7th, when they are set to face the Detroit Red Wings at home.

Toronto Maple Leafs Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    130.00
  • Goals Against
    100.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Toronto Maple Leafs Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Ilya Samsonov

    Games Played:15
    Saves Percentage:0.914
    Shutouts:1
  • Top Skater

    William Nylander

    Games Played:38
    Goals:22
    Assists:23

Toronto Maple Leafs Missing Players

NONE

Seattle Kraken Form

*Last 10 Seattle Kraken Games - 5:4:1
01-03-202301-01-202312-30-202212-28-202212-22-202212-20-202212-18-202212-15-202212-13-202212-11-2022
2:5@ Edmonton Oilers4:1vs New York Islanders2:7vs Edmonton Oilers2:3vs Calgary Flames6:5@ Vancouver Canucks5:2vs St. Louis Blues3:2vs Winnipeg Jets3:2@ Carolina Hurricanes6:2@ Tampa Bay Lightning2:5@ Florida Panthers

The Kraken were last on the ice versus the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday, January 3rd, and the meeting concluded with a score of 2-5 in Seattle’s favor. The team’s best player was Jaden Schwartz, who finished with 3 points on the night. He was on the ice for 17:56 and sent three shots towards the opposition goal, with one of them nestling in the net. He also delivered two assists. The Kraken’s netminder, Martin Jones, managed to neutralize 30 of the total 32 shots that he was bombarded with. The organization owns a 5-4-1 record for their previous ten meetings and is currently undefeated in two clashes. Seattle is sporting a 10-4-2 record when performing on the road. The Kraken’s next fixture is scheduled for Saturday, January 7th, away from home against the Ottawa Senators.

Seattle Kraken Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    126.00
  • Goals Against
    117.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Seattle Kraken Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Martin Jones

    Games Played:26
    Saves Percentage:0.890
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Andre Burakovsky

    Games Played:36
    Goals:10
    Assists:18

Seattle Kraken Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto Maple Leafs
0 1 0 1
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
0 4 1 5
Toronto Maple LeafsSeattle Kraken
  • Score

    1
    5
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    2
  • PP Goals

    1
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Toronto Maple LeafsvsSeattle Kraken
  • 1`18:24
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    Justin Schultz2 minutes for Tripping Pontus Holmberg
  • 2`01:17
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    Jordan Eberle2 minutes for Holding Calle Jarnkrok
  • 2`05:30
    Morgan Rielly2 minutes for Cross Checking Yanni Gourde
    -
  • 2`07:02
    0-1
    Eeli TolvanenVince Dunn, Jared McCann
  • 2`07:51
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    Yanni Gourde4 minutes for High Sticking Rasmus Sandin
  • 2`10:54
    John TavaresMitchell Marner, Auston Matthews
    1-1
  • 2`11:08
    1-2
    Vince Dunn
  • 2`13:50
    1-3