Montreal Canadiens vs Buffalo Sabres Odds & Info
|Game||Montreal Canadiens vs Buffalo Sabres|
|Date & Time||Thursday March 12, 2020, 7:00 PM (EDT)|
Bell Centre Bell Center, Crawford County, Wisconsin, USA
MON -150 O/U 6
The Montreal Canadiens remain on their home ice on Thursday and will host the Buffalo Sabres. Montreal is 5th in the Atlantic with a 31-31-9 on the season. The Canadiens have lost three straight games and have won four of their last ten. Montreal lost to Nashville 4-2 on Tuesday at home. The Canadiens are 14-17-6 on their home ice.
Carey Price will protect the goal for Montreal. Price is 27-25-6 on the season with 4 shutouts. Price has allowed 160 goals and carries a .909 save percentage. The Montreal Canadiens average 34.1 shots on goal per game which ranks 2nd best in the NHL.
The Buffalo Sabres beat Washington 3-2 in a shootout on Monday. The Sabres are 30-31-8 on the season and sit 6th in the Atlantic. Buffalo has won just three of their last ten games. The Sabres are just 10-20-4 on the road.
Carter Hutton will make his 31st start in the goal for Buffalo. Hutton is 12-4-5 on the season with 2 shutouts. Hutton has allowed 94 goals and carries a .898 save percentage. The Buffalo Sabres average 2.8 goals per game which is 21st in the league.
Recent Betting Trends
- Buffalo are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
- Buffalo are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games against Montreal.
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games against Buffalo.
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Montreal's last 5 games at home.
Free NHL Pick:
Lay the juice with Montreal at home on Thursday. Buffalo has just 10 road wins and lost 3-1 to Montreal back in January. The Sabres are 1-4 in the last 5 meetings in Montreal. The favorite is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings. Final Score Prediction, Montreal Canadiens win 4-3.