Ottawa Senators vs Boston Bruins Odds
The Bruins get a visit from the Ottawa Senators in hockey action on Tuesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Bruins sit at 3-7 on the season; in comparison, the Senators are currently 7-5. Looking to wager on the totals? Boston is 3-7 OU, and Ottawa is 8-4 OU.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Senators listed as underdogs of +-180 at most sportsbooks. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5.5, depending on the book.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Bruins rated this week at No. 16 and the Senators sitting at No. 14.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Boston's No. 27-ranked offense (2.2 goals per game) against a Senators defense that ranks No. 30 at 3.8 goals per game allowed. The Bruins powerplay has clicked at a 12.8% rate while the Senators have a 71.9% rate on the penalty kill.
The Senators were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Maple Leafs. That made winners of bettors who got Ottawa at +101 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
The Bruins were a 4-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Canadiens. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at +100 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.
Ottawa Senators Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Toronto are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Montreal are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Senators at Bruins trends to consider:
Ottawa is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ottawa's last 7 games when playing Boston
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Ottawa's last 12 games
Ottawa is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Boston is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Boston's last 11 games
Boston is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games at home
Ottawa home to Montreal, Friday, November 4
Boston at Toronto, Saturday, November 5