Habs and Bruins all square for Game 5

The Montreal Canadiens and the Boston Bruins are all tied up at two wins apiece in their best-of-seven second-round playoff series as they meet in Boston for Game 5 on Saturday.

Boston tied up the set at 2-2 on Thursday night with a 1-0 road overtime victory on a goal by rookie Matt Fraser. The Canadiens had picked up the win at home in Game 3 on Tuesday night, claiming a 4-2 victory at +120 on the NHL betting odds.

Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Boston Bruins as -196 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at Bet365 for betting fans hoping to turn a profit on totals.

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Computer Prediction: Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Pick

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Bruins to win this game 3.6-2.8. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Boston Bruins currently sport a record of 60-21-10. The Montreal Canadiens are 52-29-9. Betting totals have seen the Bruins post a 37-31-23 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Canadiens have gone 33-44-13 against the number. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Montreal injuries news.

The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Boston Bruins at No. 1 and the Montreal Canadiens at No. 26 heading into this contest.

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How Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Stats Matchup

The game also pits Boston's No. 3-ranked offense, averaging 3.14 goals per game, against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.5 goals allowed. The Bruins power play is averaging 22.05% while the Canadiens defense kills off 85.2% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

 

Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Betting Odds Trends

Montreal is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 5 games
Montreal is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games on the road
Boston is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games
Boston is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games at home
Boston is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games when playing Montreal

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