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Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins

If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Thursday when the Ottawa Senators and the Boston Bruins meet at TD Garden.

Ottawa won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Canadiens on February 25. Bettors who backed the Senators at +122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Boston was a 4-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Islanders. They won as -143 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Boston:
Team record: 12-2-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Ottawa
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games

When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing are 6-4
After playing NY Islanders are 7-3
After a win are 7-3

Ottawa:
Team record: 12-6-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 5 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Boston

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Montreal are 4-6
After a win are 6-4

Next up:
Ottawa at Philadelphia, Saturday, March 2
Boston home to Tampa Bay, Saturday, March 2