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Montreal Canadiens vs. Colorado Avalanche

The Montreal Canadiens and the Colorado Avalanche will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Pepsi Center.

Last time out for Montreal, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Wild on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Wild at -130 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Colorado won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Stars on November 1. Bettors who backed the Avalanche at +100 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

Colorado:
Team record: 11-1-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 5 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Montreal
Colorado10-3-1 SU in its last 14 games when playing Montreal

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 6-4
After playing Dallas are 2-8
After a win are 9-1

Montreal:
Team record: 8-6-0 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 4-14-4 SU in its last 22 games ,when playing Colorado

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing St. Louis are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 5-5-2
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Montreal home to St. Louis, Tuesday, November 5
Colorado home to Nashville, Wednesday, November 6