2006 Hockey Betting Numbers:
Win/Loss Home Away ATS Over/Under
40-31-4-7 21-15-2-3 19-16-2-4 38-44 35-41-6
Canadians everywhere particularly hockey betting fans for the Toronto Maple Leafs know that they missed out on the playoffs in 2006 by just one point. They are hoping new additions, goalie Vesa Toskala and forward Jason Blake will help them get over the hump this season.
Partisans for betting NHL games think that Toronto fans are definitely getting impatient with GM John Ferguson, especially since the Leafs missed the playoffs. Hockey betting fans know that they must produce this season or Ferguson could be gone. The ones betting NHL games know that the city of Toronto is not patient regarding hockey and that it is time for the Leafs to produce.
Toronto Hockey betting followers can see that the Leafs will be relying heavily upon Toskala considering Andrew Raycroft has not been the answer on a consistent basis. Every Toronto Hockey betting enthusiasts know that the Leafs are hoping that they get some help from some of their young prospects. Fans betting NHL games know that the Leafs have a few defensemen set to challenge for jobs. In addition, three forwards are moving toward the Maple Leafs' roster. Hockey betting fans are thrilled to learn that the Leafs also have a young goalie in Justin Pogge who was a junior standout, but had a rude awakening last year in the American Hockey League. Hockey betting fans know that the Leafs need some young players to make an impact in the 2007 NHL season.
Hockey betting fans know that Toronto still relies heavily upon center Mats Sundin. The ones betting NHL games will consider the fact that the Leafs need him to produce nearly every night to have a chance to win. Toronto Hockey betting fans want the Leafs to get other players to support him if they expect to make the playoffs this season. Hockey betting fans know that the defense is decent but there is just not enough scoring on the Maple Leafs to see them as a serious threat. Hockey betting fans believe that Toskala is going to have to steal a lot of games if the Leafs expect to make the playoffs this season. The Leafs play in a tough division so they don’t get any breaks on the schedule for the 2007 season.