Jets vs. Habs NHL Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Canadiens are -149 money line favorites over the Jets, who are +137 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Canadiens opened as -173 money line favorites but their odds have dropped down to -149. As for the Jets, they opened at +159 and are now +137 as their odds have dropped as well.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 74% of bettors favor the Canadiens. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Montreal. According to latest NHL trends, the Jets are 0-4 in their last four games, 1-4 in their last five road games and 0-4 in their last four games versus the Eastern Conference. The Habs, meanwhile, are 11-1 in their last 12 games versus the Southeast, 7-3 in their last 10 games on Thursday and 9-4 in their last 13 games overall. In this series, the home team is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams while the Jets are just 1-6 in their last seven games versus the Canadiens. Winnipeg is also 6-18-1 in its last 25 trips to Montreal.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: MONTREAL CANADIENS -149