Red Wings vs. Canadiens Pick
MONTREAL (TheSpread) – The Detroit Red Wings are on a roll heading on the road to face the Montreal Canadiens today. Will the Wings keep rolling when they meet at 7PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Canadiens are favored at home, as they have odds of -150 to win, while the Red Wings have odds of +130 to win. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals. Detroit is 37-26-14 on the season and 19-14-4 on the road while Montreal is 44-27-7 overall and 21-12-5 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: Montreal opened as a -155 favorite and then dropped to a -145 favorite over the night. The odds then bumped up to -150. The over/under hasn’t changed since opening at five goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on the game, 61% of bettors favor the Red Wings. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Stick with the Red Wings. According to the latest NHL trends, the Red Wings are 7-1 in their last 8 games on a Saturday and they have won four straight in conference play. Detroit has also won 5 of their last 7 in Montreal and the Wings have won 13 of their last 19 against the Canadiens.
SATURDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: DETROIT RED WINGS +130