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Montreal Canadiens vs. Carolina Hurricanes

The Montreal Canadiens and the Carolina Hurricanes will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at PNC Arena.

The Canadiens were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Canucks. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at -150 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

Carolina won its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Panthers on February 7. Bettors who backed the Hurricanes at -181 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Carolina:
Team record: 26-21-9 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Montreal
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Florida are 3-7
After a win are 6-4

Montreal:
Team record: 31-21-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 6-4
After playing Vancouver are 6-4
After a win are 3-7

Next up:
Montreal home to Detroit, Wednesday, February 26
Carolina at Buffalo, Tuesday, February 25