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
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.
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.
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
Next Betting Matchups
Montreal home to Boston, Monday, May 12th