Predators favored vs. Canadiens
NASHVILLE, TN (TheSpread) – The Nashville Predators welcome the Montreal Canadiens to town today at 8PM ET for a game featuring two of the league’s best.
Montreal is 46-20-4 on the season and 22-12-1 on the road while Nashville is 44-21-3 overall and 27-7-1 at home. These two have met just once this season and Montreal picked up a 2-1 OT win at home. The Canadiens have won two straight and three of their last four against the Predators and the two have hit the under in six of their last seven meetings.
According to the latest oddsmakers, the Predators are favored at home in this one, as they are getting odds of -130 to win, while the Canadiens have been given odds of +110 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 4.5 goals.
Montreal has won three straight coming into this game and the Habs have shutout their last two opponents. Montreal has also won three of its last four road games while pushing or hitting the under in six of their last eight. Nashville is coming off a 3-0 win over Buffalo at home, but the Predators are just 1-3 in their last four at home and 3-7 in their last 10 overall. Nashville has pushed or hit the under in eight of its last 10 games.