Toronto Maple Leafs (23-9-3, third within the Atlantic) vs. St. Louis Blues (22-10-5, third within the Central)
St. Louis; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: St. Louis seems to maintain its three-game win streak going when the Blues tackle Toronto.
The Blues are 15-3-2 at house. St. Louis ranks third within the Western Convention recording 9.5 factors per sport, averaging 3.4 objectives and 6.1 assists.
The Maple Leafs are 9-5-2 on the highway. Toronto ranks ninth within the NHL averaging 3.3 objectives per sport, led by Auston Matthews with 24.
The matchup Saturday is the primary assembly of the season for the 2 groups.
TOP PERFORMERS: Jordan Kyrou leads the Blues with 14 objectives, including 23 assists and totaling 37 factors. Pavel Buchnevich has 12 factors over the past 10 video games for St. Louis.
Morgan Rielly leads the Maple Leafs with 25 complete assists and has 29 factors. William Nylander has seven assists over the past 10 video games for Toronto.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blues: 7-2-1, averaging 3.4 objectives, 5.6 assists, three penalties and seven.1 penalty minutes whereas giving up 2.3 objectives per sport with a .929 save share.
Maple Leafs: 6-3-1, averaging 3.9 objectives, 6.8 assists, 3.7 penalties and eight.5 penalty minutes whereas giving up 3.1 objectives per sport with a .904 save share.
INJURIES: Blues: Brayden Schenn: out (well being protocols), Scott Perunovich: out (well being and security protocols), Colton Parayko: out (well being protocols).
Maple Leafs: Mitch Marner: out (well being and security protocols), Pierre Engvall: out (well being and security protocols).
The Related Press created this story utilizing know-how offered by Knowledge Skrive and information from Sportradar.
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