The Boston Bruins will try for the second time to close out their best of seven first round NHL playoff series against the Toronto Maple Leafs in a game six pro hockey game on Sunday night.
Face off time from Toronto is scheduled for 7:30PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by CNBC.
The NHL playoff game six odds have the road team Boston Bruins favored by -135 odds with the take back on the home underdog Toronto Maple Leafs at +115 odds. The goal over under line is set at 5 goals.
The Toronto Maple Leafs was able to stave off elimination on Friday night with their game five 2-1 road victory at Boston as a +183 road underdog. The total landed under 5 ½ goals.
The Maple Leafs drew first blood in game five as Tyler Bozak scored unassisted on the power play at 11:27 of the second period. Clarke MacArther found the net at 1:58 of the third period to extend their lead to 2-0. Bruins scored at 11:12 of the third to draw within one goal but could not find the equalizer in the final nine minutes.
Boston was the more aggressive team by outshooting the Maple Leafs 44-33 and won seven more face-offs. The Bruins went 0 of 2 on the power play while Toronto goes 0 of 1 on the mad advantage. Boston won both game’s three and four on the Maple Leafs home ice in this series.