OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

NHL Betting Line Favors the Montreal Canadiens over the New York Islanders Monday

The visiting New York Islanders hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to steal a win at Bell Centre against the Montreal Canadiens.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Montreal Canadiens as -120 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL betting matchup earlier. The over under total, meanwhile, was set early at 6 before betting started to move the line at Bet365.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Canadiens to win this game 3.7-2.4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

New York Islanders vs Montreal Canadiens Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Canadiens sit at 18-20-5 on the season; in comparison, the New York Islanders are currently 22-18-4. Looking to wager on the totals? Montreal is 18-23-2 OU, and New York is 29-12-3 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Montreal vs New York injuries news.

According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 9-ranked Montreal Canadiens and the No. 20-rated New York Islanders in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Montreal's No. 29-ranked offense, averaging 2.58 goals per game, against a Islanders defense that ranks No. 31 at 3.64 goals allowed. The Canadiens power play is averaging 19.38% while the Islanders defense kills off 73.91% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

New York was a 7-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Rangers. They won as +120 underdogs, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.

Montreal lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Bruins on January 13. Bettors who backed the Bruins at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Betting Trends
  • NY Islanders is 3-11 ATS in its last 14 games
  • NY Islanders is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of NY Islanders's last 14 games
  • NY Islanders is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
  • Montreal is 5-10 ATS in its last 15 games
  • Montreal is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Montreal's last 9 games
  • Montreal is 7-18 ATS in its last 25 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

New York home to New Jersey, Tuesday, January 16th
Montreal at Boston, Wednesday, January 17th