Canadiens looking to stop losing skid
COLUMBUS, OH (TheSpread) – The Montreal Canadiens look to put an end to their losing skid today when they hit the road to face the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7PM ET.
Montreal is 26-12-3 overall and 13-7-1 on the road while Columbus is 18-19-3 overall and 9-10-2 at home. The Blue Jackets have won three of their last five meetings with Montreal, but these two will be playing against each other for the first time this season tonight. They have pushed or hit the under in four of their last five meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Canadiens are favored on the road, as they are getting odds of -125 to win at Columbus, while the Blue Jackets are getting a money line of +105 to win at home.
The Canadiens have lost their last two games, with both losses coming at home. The Canadiens have actually won their last five on the road and they have pushed or hit the under in eight of their last 10 games. Columbus has also lost two straight entering this game, but they are 3-2 in their last five at home. The Jackets have hit the over in five straight games.