|Game||Pittsburgh Penguins vs Montreal Canadiens|
|Date & Time||Friday February 14, 2020, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Ppg Paints Arena PPG Paints Arena, 1001, Fifth Avenue, Soho, Bluff, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, 15219, USA
PIT -200 Total 5.5
The Pittsburgh Penguins remain at home on Friday and will take on the Montreal Canadiens. The Penguins are 4th in the Eastern Conference with a 34-15-6 record. Pittsburgh has won six of their last ten games but lost in overtime at home to Tampa on Tuesday. The Penguins are 19-5-4 on their home ice.
Tristan Jarry will make his 26th start in the goal for Pittsburgh. Jarry is 18-8-1 on the year with 3 shutouts. Jarry has allowed 57 goals and carries a .929 save percentage. The Pittsburgh Penguins average 3.25 goals scored per game which ranks 8th best in the NHL.
The Montreal Canadiens take their two game losing streak on Pittsburgh on Friday. Montreal is 27-25-7 on the season and sit 11th in the Eastern Conference. The Canadiens have won six of their last ten games and are 14-10-3 on the road. Montreal lost to the Penguins 3-2 back in January.
Carey Price will make his 49th start between the pipes for Montreal. Price is 24-20-4 on the season with 3 shutouts. Price has allowed 128 goals and carries a a .913 save percentage. The Montreal Candiens take an average of 34.3 shots on goal per game which ranks 1st in the league.
Recent Betting Trends
- Pittsburgh are 12-4 SU in their last 16 games at home.
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 6 games when playing at home against Montreal.
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Montreal's last 6 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh.
- Montreal are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
Montreal is at risk of losing their third straight game in Pittsburgh on Friday. The Canadiens have not scored more than 2 goals per game in four straight. The under is 3-1-1 in the last 5 meetings. The under is 7-3-1 in Penguins last 11 vs. Eastern Conference. Final Score Prediction, Pittsburgh Penguins win 3-1 but, the play is on the UNDER.