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March 10, 10:00 PM | Rogers Arena

Montreal Canadiens vs Vancouver Canucks Odds

26-32-10TEAM RECORD42-18-8

The visiting Canadiens hope for a solid performance on Saturday as they look to steal a win at Rogers Arena against the Vancouver Canucks.

Vancouver battles the Canadiens, currently with a 26-32-10 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 31-30-7 for the Canucks and 29-32-7 for the Canadiens.

View Montreal vs Vancouver Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as +-250 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers.

Power Rankings:
The Canucks sit at No. 4 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Canadiens sit at a No. 15 on the same chart.


How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vancouver's No. 5-ranked offense (3.1 goals per game) against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 20.7% rate while the Canadiens have a 89.1% rate on the penalty kill.

Montreal was a 5-3 winner in its last match on the road against the Oilers. They won as +134 underdogs, while the total score of 8 made winners of OVER bettors.

Vancouver won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Jets on March 8. Bettors who backed the Canucks at -185 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Montreal Canadiens Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Edmonton are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Winnipeg are 5-5-1
After a win are 6-4

A few Canadiens at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games on the road
Montreal is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Vancouver
Vancouver is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Montreal
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games when playing at home against Montreal
Vancouver is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Vancouver12-4-1 SU in its last 17 games when playing Montreal

Next up:
Montreal at Buffalo, Monday, March 12
Vancouver home to Phoenix, Wednesday, March 14