Bruins look for a rebound against Habs
The Boston Bruins will be looking to rebound from a Game 1 defeat on Saturday afternoon as they play host to the rival Montreal Canadiens in Game 2 of their second-round series.
The Canadiens pulled out a 4-3 win in overtime against the Bruins in Game 1 of the set on Thursday night in a game where Boston had been listed as the -190 home favorite on the NHL odds. Montreal is now 7-1 in its last eight games vs. Boston.
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 3.7-2.8 win for the Bruins on Saturday. 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
Supporters of the Montreal Canadiens have seen them go 51-28-8 so far this season, while the Bruins are at 58-20-10. In totals betting, the Boston Bruins are 35-30-23, while the Canadiens are 31-43-13. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Boston vs Montreal injuries news.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 26-rated Montreal Canadiens taking on the No. 1-rated Boston Bruins in this contest.
How Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Stats Matchup
The game also pits Boston's No. 3-ranked offense, averaging 3.16 goals per game, against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.49 goals allowed. The Bruins power play is averaging 22.58% while the Canadiens defense kills off 84.9% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Montreal was a 4-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Bruins. They won as +165 underdogs, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Betting Odds Trends
Montreal is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Montreal is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Montreal is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Boston
Montreal is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Boston
Boston is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Boston is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games at home
Boston is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing Montreal
Boston is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Montreal
Next Betting Matchups
Montreal home to Boston, Tuesday, May 6th