Montreal Canadiens vs St. Louis Blues

Montreal
Canadiens
23 - 18 - 3
St. Louis
Blues
25 - 15 - 7
January 16, 2016, 7:00 PM EST
 | Enterprise Center

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Montreal
Canadiens
23 - 18 - 3
St. Louis
Blues
25 - 15 - 7
January 16, 2016, 7:00 PM EST
 | Enterprise Center
  • The Montreal Canadiens will look to grab a road win when they take on the Blues in St. Louis at Scottrade Center on Saturday in NHL betting odds action.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Betting fans looking to side with the St. Louis Blues in this one found them earlier as -135 favorites on the NHL money line at Sportsbook. Betting the over under total instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at Sportsbook and may have moved.

    Odds Shark score prediction models pick a 2.8-2.7 result in favor of the Canadiens today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

    Montreal Canadiens vs St. Louis Blues Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    St. Louis will face the 23-18-3 Canadiens. In totals betting, the Blues are 16-24-7 in over under betting so far this season while the Montreal Canadiens are 19-19-6. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and St. Louis vs Montreal injuries news.

    The Canadiens - Blues odds would favor the Blues if the lines were set according to our power ranks. St. Louis is rated No. 4 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Montreal is at No. 28.

    Statistical Matchup

    The game also pits St. Louis's No. 22-ranked offense, averaging 2.49 goals per game, against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 9 at 2.48 goals allowed. The Blues power play is averaging 21.05% while the Canadiens defense kills off 83.94% of their penalties.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    Montreal lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Blackhawks on January 14. Bettors who backed the Blackhawks at -121 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

    St. Louis lost its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Hurricanes on January 14. Bettors who backed the Hurricanes at +137 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.

    Betting Trends
    • Montreal is 4-14 SU in its last 18 games
    • The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Montreal's last 16 games
    • Montreal is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
    • The total has gone OVER in 12 of Montreal's last 18 games on the road
    • St. Louis is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games

    Next Betting Matchups

    Montreal at Chicago, Sunday, January 17th
    St. Louis home to Pittsburgh, Monday, January 18th

Power Ranking
Montreal 32
St. Louis 22
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Montreal Canadiens at St. Louis Blues

The Montreal Canadiens will look to grab a road win when they take on the Blues in St. Louis at Scottrade Center on Saturday in NHL betting odds action.

St. Louis will face the 23-18-3 Canadiens. In totals betting, the Blues are 16-24-7 in over under betting so far this season while the Montreal Canadiens are 19-19-6.

Smart Chart
  • MON
  • 2.38
  • 3.43
  • 13.71
  • 75.46
  • 29.79
  • 34.43
  • -1.05
  •  
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Power Play Percentage
  • Penalty Kill Percentage
  • Shots For
  • Shots Against
  • Differential
  • STL
  • 3.55
  • 2.83
  • 27.50
  • 83.66
  • 30.16
  • 31.90
  • 0.72
Team Record
Montreal Canadiens
All Last 10 vs Div vs WEST vs EAST
Record 23-18-3 3-7 10-3-1 4-10 19-8-3
Home 12-8-2 1-2 4-1-1 3-5 9-3-2
Away 11-10-1 2-5 6-2 1-5 10-5-1
Fave 18-11-2 1-1 8-1-1 4-6 14-3-2
Dog 5-10-1 2-6 2-2 0-4 5-5-1
O/U 19-19-6 4-6 6-7-1 8-6 11-13-6
Team Record
St. Louis Blues
All Last 10 vs Div vs WEST vs EAST
Record 25-15-7 3-4-3 10-5-1 18-6-2 7-9-5
Home 14-8-3 2-2-1 6-3 10-4 4-4-3
Away 11-7-4 1-2-2 4-2-1 8-2-2 3-5-2
Fave 17-15-4 2-5-2 6-3-1 12-4-1 5-7-3
Dog 7-6-2 1-2-1 3-2 5-2-1 2-2-1
O/U 16-24-7 4-4-2 6-8-2 10-13-3 6-11-4
Recent Form

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Head to Head Summary

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Head to Head Detail
Search NHL Database Teams Score Line O/U Shots
Oct 20, 2015 STL 0 -147 Under 38
MON 3 36
Feb 24, 2015 MON 5 -134 Over 23
STL 2 29
Nov 20, 2014 STL 1 111 Push 32
MON 4 30
Dec 19, 2013 MON 1 -150 Over 26
STL 5 29
Nov 5, 2013 STL 3 105 Push 32
MON 2 27
Jan 10, 2012 STL 3 100 Under 25
MON 0 19
Mar 10, 2011 MON 1 100 Under 28
STL 4 27
Jan 20, 2010 STL 4 -130 Over 28
MON 3 38
Nov 16, 2008 MON 3 105 Under 26
STL 2 26
Mar 18, 2008 STL 4 -210 Over 28
MON 3 30
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Injuries
Montreal Canadiens
  • Carey Price G IR (09/07), Knee
  • Paul Byron LW IR (10/06), Hip
  • Brendan Gallagher RW Is out indefinitely, Lower Body
  • Sean Monahan C IR (01/17), Lower Body
  • Jonathan Drouin LW Is out indefinitely, Undisclosed
  • Joel Armia RW Is out indefinitely, Upper Body
  • Joel Edmundson D Is "?", Upper Body
  • Jake Evans C Is out indefinitely, Lower Body
  • Cole Caufield RW Is out for season, Shoulder
  • Kaiden Guhle D IR (01/03), Leg
  • Juraj Slafkovsky LW Is out indefinitely, Lower Body
Injuries
St. Louis Blues
  • Ryan O'Reilly C IR (01/02), Foot
  • Marco Scandella D Is out indefinitely, Hip
  • Pavel Buchnevich RW IR (01/24), Ankle
  • Robert Thomas RW Is "?", Lower Body
  • Scott Perunovich D Is out indefinitely, Shoulder
Last 5 Games
Montreal Canadiens
Date OPP Score SU Line Shots SA PP PK Goalie Location
Jan 14, 2016 CHI 1-2 L +110 40 33 0/1 1/1 Corey Crawford Home
Jan 9, 2016 PIT 1-3 L -108 34 32 0/4 3/4 Marc-Andre Fleury Home
Jan 6, 2016 NJ 2-1 W -146 25 20 1/3 3/3 Cory Schneider Home
Jan 5, 2016 PHI 3-4 L +100 24 31 0/4 2/3 Michal Neuvirth Away
Jan 1, 2016 BOS 5-1 W +113 30 28 0/4 3/3 Tuukka Rask Away
St. Louis Blues
Date OPP Score SU Line Shots SA PP PK Goalie Location
Jan 14, 2016 CAR 1-4 L -152 24 28 0/4 2/3 Eddie Lack Home
Jan 12, 2016 NJ 5-2 W -188 37 24 2/6 3/3 Keith Kinkaid Home
Jan 9, 2016 LA 2-1 W +161 16 27 0/2 4/4 Jonathan Quick Away
Jan 8, 2016 ANA 3-4 L +104 28 39 0/4 4/5 John Gibson Away
Jan 6, 2016 COL 3-4 L -115 38 33 1/2 3/3 Semyon Varlamov Away
Offensive Comparison
Montreal Canadiens
St. Louis Blues

Goals Scored

2.38 3.55

Shots For

29.79 30.16

Power Play %

13.71 27.50

Goals Scored Road vs. Home

2.47 3.63

Shots on Goal Last 10 H2H

28.30 29.40

Power Play % Road vs. Home

10.53 25.66
Defensive Comparison
Montreal Canadiens
St. Louis Blues

Goals Allowed

3.43 2.83

Shots Allowed

34.43 31.90

Penalty Kill %

75.46 83.66

Goals Allowed Road vs. Home

3.71 2.85

Goals allowed Last 10 H2H

2.50 2.80

Penalty Kill % Road vs. Home

75.63 84.68
Supergrid
Stat Rank Stat Rank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense 2.38 30 2.83 18
Away Team Away Scoring vs Home Team Home Defense 2.47 25 2.85 19
Away Team Road Powerplay vs Home Team Home Penalty Kill 10.53 31 84.68 7
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense 3.55 2 3.43 29
Home Team Home Scoring vs Away Team Road Defense 3.63 4 3.71 32
Home Team Home Power Play vs Away Team Road Penalty Kill 25.66 5 75.63 25