Montreal Canadiens home to Hurricanes in hockey betting action
Carolina Hurricanes vs Montreal Canadiens Odds
The Montreal Canadiens look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Hurricanes arrive at Bell Centre on Monday.
The Hurricanes will try to spoil to the party on Monday; they are 8-4-1 this season, while the Canadiens are 9-4-1. Carolina is 7-6 on the totals; Montreal is 7-7.
The Canadiens sit at No. 12 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Hurricanes sit at a No. 16 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Montreal's No. 12-ranked offense, averaging 2.9 goals per game, against a Hurricanes defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Canadiens power play is averaging 19.2% while the Hurricanes defense kills off 70.9% of their penalties.
Carolina was a 3-1 winner in its last match at home against the Maple Leafs. They won as -129 favorites, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
The Canadiens were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Flyers. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at -140 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Carolina Hurricanes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Toronto are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Montreal Canadiens Trends:
When playing on Monday are 1-9
Before playing NY Rangers are 6-4
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Hurricanes at Canadiens trends to consider:
Carolina is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Carolina is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Carolina is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Carolina's last 16 games when playing on the road against Montreal
Montreal is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Montreal is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Montreal's last 16 games when playing at home against Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games when playing Carolina
Carolina home to Winnipeg, Thursday, February 21
Montreal at NY Rangers, Tuesday, February 19