Maple Leafs bring 4-game win streak into matchup against the Sharks


San Jose Sharks (6-9-3, seventh within the Pacific Division) vs. Toronto Maple Leafs (9-5-3, second within the Atlantic Division)

Toronto; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Maple Leafs -310, Sharks +250; over/underneath is 6

BOTTOM LINE: The Toronto Maple Leafs will try to lengthen a four-game win streak with a victory in opposition to the San Jose Sharks.

Toronto has a 7-2-3 document at residence and a 9-5-3 document general. The Maple Leafs have conceded 46 targets whereas scoring 50 for a +4 scoring differential.

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San Jose is 6-5-0 on the highway and 6-9-3 general. The Sharks have a 3-5-1 document in one-goal video games.

The groups match up Wednesday for the fourth time this season. The Sharks gained the final assembly 4-3 in extra time. Tomas Hertl scored two targets within the win.

TOP PERFORMERS: Auston Matthews has scored 11 targets with 15 assists for the Maple Leafs. William Nylander has eight targets and 4 assists over the previous 10 video games.

Erik Karlsson has 11 targets and 21 assists for the Sharks. Logan Couture has scored eight targets with 5 assists over the past 10 video games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Maple Leafs: 7-1-2, averaging 3.3 targets, 6.1 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.5 penalty minutes whereas giving up 2.2 targets per sport.

Sharks: 5-4-1, averaging 3.6 targets, 6.4 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes whereas giving up 3.1 targets per sport.

INJURIES: Maple Leafs: Ilya Samsonov: out (knee), Joseph Woll: out (shoulder), Kyle Clifford: out (shoulder), Carl Dahlstrom: out (shoulder), Morgan Rielly: out (knee), T.J. Brodie: out (indirect), Jake Muzzin: out (neck), Jordie Benn: out (higher physique).

Sharks: Markus Nutivaara: out (decrease physique), Nico Sturm: out (upper-body), Nikolai Knyzhov: out (achilles), James Reimer: out (lower-body).


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