Tampa Bay Lightning VS Toronto Maple Leafs
The Tampa Bay Lightning head to Toronto to take on the Maple Leafs on April 4 at 7:00 PM ET / 4:00 PM PT.
Who Will Win?
Tampa Bay Lightning
Tampa Bay currently holds a record of 60-16-4 and 124 points so far in the season. They have 316 goals for and 218 goals against for a difference of 98. The Lightning have won 7 of their last 10
Toronto Maple Leafs
Toronto currently has a record of 46-27-7 and 99 points so far in the season. They have 280 goals for and 242 goals against for a difference of 38. However, they have only won 4 of their last 10 games, also pulling a loss from their last game played.
Team Stats Face Off
So, who will win when the Tampa Bay Lightning face off against the Toronto Maple Leafs? The Lightning currently lead the Atlantic Division statistically. They lead the Maple Leafs in points by 25, as well as in goal scoring differences by 60. Also, the last time the Maple Leafs faced the Lightning, it ended in a 6-2 victory for Tampa.
However, Tampa Bay stated playing with some conservative gameplay decisions in preparation for playoffs, such as switching to their third-string goaltender. While still playing a strong game, the Lightning did come out with a loss in the end. Will Toronto weather the storm of Tampa Bay? Or, will the fall to the Lightning?
I’ve always had the ability to score goals. I have a fairly accurate shot, but it’s not overpowering. When I’m out there I try to do my best. I’ll always just continue to muck my way through things.
Darryl Sittler, Captain of Toronto Maple Leafs; Played from 1970-1985
Born and raised in Louisiana, a major sports state, Daytona was always a sports fan. Over the last 15 years, she watched, played, and even coached in sports, including football, basketball, and softball. It wasn't until the last 5 years that she was introduced to hockey, but she was instantly hooked on the game and thunderstruck by Tampa Bay Lightning.
A factual, analytic-style writer and avid sports fan, she took to TBL writing instantly. She focuses her blogs on pre-game comparisons between the Tampa Bay Lightning and opposing team statistics and post-game highlight recaps.
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