Canadiens vs. Sharks Free Pick
The San Jose Sharks and Montreal Canadiens have struggled to score against each other when they meet. Will that be the case again when they meet tonight at 10:30PM ET?
San Jose is 33-22-6 overall, 11-13-3 at home and 34-22 with the over. Montreal is 30-27-5 overall, 13-16-2 on the road and 30-24 with the over. The Sharks have won seven of their last 10 meetings with the Canadiens. These two have hit the under in eight of their last nine meetings, including the lone meeting this season.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Sharks are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -160 to win, while the Canadiens have a money line of +145 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
These two teams have gone under in five straight games and eight of 10 in this series. Montreal has gone under in four of their last five games. Their defense has allowed just eight goals over their last four games. San Jose has gone under in two straight.
MONDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CANADIENS/SHARKS UNDER 5.5