St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Player Props, Picks and Predictions – Tuesday, Feb. 13

Mar 28, 2023; St. Louis, Missouri, USA; St. Louis Blues right wing Alexey Toropchenko (13) is congratulated by defenseman Colton Parayko (55) after scoring against the Vancouver Canucks during the first period at Enterprise Center.
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We have your St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs prop betting and game preview needs covered as the St. Louis Blues hit the road to face the Toronto Maple Leafs.

The St. Louis Blues (28-21-2) are set to face off against the Toronto Maple Leafs (26-16-8) in a highly anticipated matchup at Scotiabank Arena. With both teams in the thick of the playoff race, this game could have significant implications for their standings in their respective divisions.

St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Odds Info

Moneyline: St. Louis Blues +180 (Bet365) / Toronto Maple Leafs -210 (PointsBet)

Puck Line: -1.5 – St. Louis Blues -135 (BetMGM) / Toronto Maple Leafs +120 (Bet365)

Total: 6.5 – -115 (Bet365) / -105 (Bet365)

Game Info

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 13

Time: 07:00 PM

Location: Scotiabank Arena – Toronto, ON


St. Louis Blues Betting Trends

  • On the road this season, the St. Louis Blues have 13 wins and 13 losses.
  • As the underdog this season, the St. Louis Blues have 19 wins and 15 losses.
  • This season, the St. Louis Blues have hit 21 overs and 30 unders.

Toronto Maple Leafs Betting Trends

  • At home this season, the Toronto Maple Leafs have 12 wins and 12 losses.
  • As the favorite this season, the Toronto Maple Leafs have 22 wins and 21 losses.
  • This season, the Toronto Maple Leafs have hit 28 overs and 22 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the last three seasons, the St. Louis Blues and the Toronto Maple Leafs have faced each other four times, with each team securing two victories. Interestingly, the visiting team has emerged victorious in all four encounters, indicating a trend where home-ice advantage did not play a significant role. When it comes to betting statistics, the St. Louis Blues have consistently beaten the spread in each of the four games, while the Maple Leafs have not managed to cover the spread at all. Additionally, bettors favoring the ‘Over’ in total score predictions would have found success, as all four games exceeded the projected Over-Under line. The games have been characterized by a high-scoring nature, with the total score hitting 11 twice, 9 once, and 6 once, leading to an ‘Over’ result each time. The moneyline odds have seen the favorites and underdogs split victories, with each team winning once as the favorite and once as the underdog.

The most recent game between the two teams took place on January 3, 2023, and it was a high-scoring affair that ended in a 5-5 tie at the end of regulation time. The St. Louis Blues, who were the visitors, managed to clinch the game with a 3-2 shootout victory, making it their second win against the Maple Leafs in the observed period. The Blues had a strong power play performance, scoring two goals while on the man advantage. The Maple Leafs showcased their resilience by erasing a two-goal deficit to tie the game. The final score spread was 1, with the Blues as the underdogs with a closing moneyline of +243, overcoming the odds to secure the win. The total score of 11 comfortably surpassed the closing Over-Under line of 5.5, continuing the trend of high-scoring games between these teams. Key players such as Auston Matthews for the Maple Leafs and Brandon Saad for the Blues made significant contributions to their respective teams’ tallies in this closely contested matchup.

St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Predictions

The Blues are coming into this game on a high, riding a two-game winning streak and having won seven of their last eight games. Their recent success has been a team effort, but center Robert Thomas has been particularly impressive, leading the team with 18 goals and 39 assists. St. Louis will be looking to continue their strong play on the road, where they’ve compiled a respectable 13-12-1 record. The Blues’ offense has been clicking, but they’ll be tested against a Maple Leafs team that is known for its scoring prowess.

Toronto, on the other hand, is looking to bounce back from a loss in their last outing. The Maple Leafs boast a powerful offensive lineup, with star players like Auston Matthews and William Nylander leading the charge. Matthews’ 42 goals are a testament to his scoring ability, and Nylander’s 65 points highlight his playmaking skills. However, Toronto has struggled to cover the spread this season, and their defense will need to step up against a Blues team that has been finding the back of the net with regularity. The Maple Leafs will also be looking to leverage their home-ice advantage, where they have a 12-10-2 record at Scotiabank Arena.

This game is not just about the star forwards, though. Both teams have defensive units that can impact the game significantly. The Blues have shown they can shut down opponents, while the Maple Leafs will be keen to tighten up their defense to support their goaltending. With both teams averaging over three goals per game, the offensive firepower on display could turn this game into a high-scoring affair. As the teams battle for crucial points in the standings, keep an eye on the key matchups, especially how each team’s top lines perform against the other’s defensive pairings.

St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Pick

The Toronto Maple Leafs are the pick for this matchup, despite the St. Louis Blues’ impressive recent form. The Maple Leafs’ offensive firepower, led by Auston Matthews and William Nylander, is a significant factor in this decision. With Matthews’ goal-scoring prowess and Nylander’s playmaking ability, Toronto has the edge in offensive depth. Additionally, the Maple Leafs will be eager to rebound from their recent loss and capitalize on their home-ice advantage at Scotiabank Arena, where they have a winning record. The Blues have been strong on the road, but Toronto’s urgency to maintain their playoff positioning and their superior offensive statistics make them the favorites in this contest.

Historically, the head-to-head matchups have favored the visiting team, but the Maple Leafs’ need to bounce back from their last game and their tendency to perform well as the favorite this season suggest a different outcome. The Blues have beaten the spread consistently in their recent meetings, but Toronto’s situation is different this time around, with a stronger emphasis on tightening their defense and supporting their goaltending. Given the odds and the Maple Leafs’ potential to exploit the Blues’ defense, a moneyline bet on Toronto is the more compelling choice for this game.

The Pick: Toronto Maple Leafs -210. (PointsBet)

St. Louis Blues vs. Toronto Maple Leafs Player Prop Picks

Here are the players who have hit over their current prop line in at least 7 of their last 10 games.

St. Louis Blues

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Torey Krug Shots On Goal 1.5 7/10 -180 +140 2.4 2.38
Robert Thomas Assists 0.5 7/10 -115 -115 1.1 1.06
Brayden Schenn Points 0.5 8/10 -110 -120 1.0 0.96
Robert Thomas Points 0.5 7/10 -180 +140 1.3 1.20

Toronto Maple Leafs

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
John Tavares Shots On Goal 3.5 7/10 -130 +100 4.1 4.12
Ilya Samsonov Goals Against 2.5 7/10 -110 -120 3.4 3.45