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Picks for Maple Leafs vs. Lightning in Game 4 of first round in 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs

We go over the moneyline and goal total for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 4 of the first round of the 2022 NHL playoffs on Sunday.

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Toronto Maple Leafs at Tampa Bay Lightning Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Tampa Bay Lightning will play Game 4 of their best-of-7 first-round series Sunday, May 8. Puck drop is at 7:07 p.m ET at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. The game will be shown on TBS. Toronto took a 2-1 series lead with a 5-2 win in Tampa on Friday.

All odds come courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.

Maple Leafs vs. Lightning: Game 4 prediction

Goal Line: Maple Leafs +1.5 (-235); Lightning -1.5 (+190)
Maple Leafs: +100
Lightning: -120
Over/Under: Over 6.5 (-110); Under 6.5 (-110)

Toronto took advantage of some undisciplined play from Tampa Bay and grabbed a 3-0 lead early in the second period. Once the Lightning got control of their emotions they got two goals back and only an amazing third period performance by Maple Leafs goalie Jack Campbell (32 saves) kept the Toronto out front. The 5-2 final score is a little misleading because Toronto got two empty net goals in the final two minutes. I believe the Lightning still have some lineup issues that will come back to haunt them, but not Sunday. Steven Stamkos finally gets a goal and the Lightning tie the series.

Pick: Lightning (-120)

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