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Montreal Canadiens vs. Minnesota Wild

The fans at Xcel Energy Center will be treated to a game between the Montreal Canadiens and the Minnesota Wild when they take their seats on Friday.

In their last action, Montreal was a 2-1 winner at home against the Stars. Bettors on Montreal at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Last time out for Minnesota, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Blackhawks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blackhawks at -132 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Minnesota:
Team record: 6-4-3 SU, ATS

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
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games when playing Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Florida are 3-3-1
After playing Chicago are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

Montreal:
Team record: 8-5-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

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

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 5-5
After playing Dallas are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Montreal at Colorado, Saturday, November 2
Minnesota home to New Jersey, Sunday, November 3