Canadiens vs. Blues Pick
The St. Louis Blues and Montreal Canadiens look to have a slugfest on the ice when these two meet up tonight at 7PM ET.
St. Louis is 25-15-7 on the season, 14-8-3 at home and 24-16 with the under. Montreal is 23-18-3 overall, 11-10-1 on the road and 19-19 with the over/under total. Montreal has won three straight over St. Louis and the two are 3-2-2 with the under in their last seven meetings.
According to oddsmakers from oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Blues are favored at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -130 to win, while the Canadiens have a money line of +120 to win. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 goals.
Montreal has really struggled lately, scoring just four goals in their last three games, while going under in three straight. St. Louis is expected to be without second-leading scorer Alexander Steen, who has 30 points. He took a stick to the mouth from his teammate Kevin Shattenkirk in their previous game. The Blues are already without forwards Jaden Schwartz, Steve Ott and Magnus Paajarvi.
SATURDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CANADIENS/BLUES UNDER 5