Toronto Maple Leafs (9-5-3, second in the Atlantic Division) vs. Detroit Red Wings (7-5-4, third in the Atlantic Division)
Detroit; Monday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Detroit Red Wings host the Toronto Maple Leafs after the Red Wings knocked off the Arizona Coyotes 4-3 in a shootout.
Detroit is 7-5-4 overall with a 1-2-1 record against the Atlantic Division. The Red Wings have a 7-2-2 record in games they have fewer penalties than their opponent.
Toronto has a 3-1-0 record in Atlantic Division games and a 9-5-3 record overall. The Maple Leafs have a +four scoring differential, with 50 total goals scored and 46 given up.
The teams play Monday for the fifth time this season. The Maple Leafs won the last meeting 3-0.
TOP PERFORMERS: Dominik Kubalik has nine goals and 12 assists for the Red Wings. David Perron has one goal and eight assists over the past 10 games.
Mitchell Marner has six goals and 21 assists for the Maple Leafs. William Nylander has scored seven goals with four assists over the past 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Red Wings: 6-2-2, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.9 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game.
Maple Leafs: 6-1-3, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.9 assists, three penalties and 6.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game.
INJURIES: Red Wings: Robby Fabbri: out (knee), Elmer Soderblom: out (undisclosed), Mark Pysyk: out (achilles), Filip Zadina: out (lower-body), Matt Luff: out (upper-body).
Maple Leafs: Ilya Samsonov: out (knee), Joseph Woll: out (shoulder), Kyle Clifford: out (shoulder), Carl Dahlstrom: out (shoulder), Morgan Rielly: out (knee), T.J. Brodie: out (oblique), Jake Muzzin: out (neck), Jordie Benn: out (upper body).
The Associated Press