Florida Panthers vs Montreal Canadiens Odds
Bell Centre hosts an NHL battle between the Montreal Canadiens and the visiting Florida Panthers on Monday.
Montreal battles the Panthers, currently with a 4-3 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 3-3-1 for the Canadiens and 3-4 for the Panthers.
Sportsbooks had set the Canadiens as -140 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
This game matches up the No. 17 (Canadiens) and the No. 9 (Panthers) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Montreal's No. 17-ranked offense, averaging 2.4 goals per game, against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.6 goals allowed. The Canadiens power play is averaging 6.9% while the Panthers defense kills off 76.2% of their penalties.
In their last action, Florida was a 4-2 winner at home against the Islanders. Bettors on Florida at -113 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Montreal was a 5-4 loser at home against the Maple Leafs. Bettors on Toronto at +125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 4-6
After playing NY Islanders are 2-8
After a win are 1-9
Montreal Canadiens Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Panthers at Canadiens trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Florida's last 10 games when playing on the road against Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida's last 7 games when playing Montreal
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Florida's last 6 games on the road
Florida is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
Montreal is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Florida
Montreal is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Florida
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Montreal's last 10 games when playing at home against Florida
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Montreal's last 7 games when playing Florida
Florida at Ottawa, Thursday, October 27
Montreal home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, October 26