Rangers vs. Canadiens Game 1 Pick

Rangers Canadiens 2014 NHL playoffs odds trends betting

MONTREAL, QUEBEC (The Spread) - Game 1 between the Canadiens and Rangers kicks off today at 1:00PM ET. Who has the edge?

View 2014 Stanley Cup Odds

ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Canadiens are -126 money line favorites over the Rangers, who are +116 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5 for this Game 1 matchup.

LINE MOVEMENT: The Rangers opened at +113 on the money line but their odds have jumped to +116, while the Canadiens' odds have gone from -122 up to -126. As for the total, it hasn't budged since opening at 5.

PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 72% of bettors favor the Canadiens. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.

NHL FREE PICK: Take Montreal. According to latest NHL trends, the Rangers are just 1-5 in their last six games versus the Canadiens and 1-9 in their last 10 meetings in Montreal. The home team is also 21-8 in the last 29 meetings between these two clubs while the Habs are 5-1 in their last six home games. They're also 4-1 in their last five games playing on two days of rest, 6-2 in their last eight games following a win, and 8-2 in their last 10 when their opponent allows two goals or less in their previous contest.

2014 NHL PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: MONTREAL CANADIENS -126

Bet 2014 Stanley Cup Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NHL Discussions

Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer
Loading...

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Capitals vs. Bruins NHL Prediction The Capitals are underdogs in Boston on Wednesday night but have been profitable against the Bruins. Will Washington cash when the two teams drop the puck at 7:00 p.m....
Thumbnail Flyers vs. Penguins NHL Prediction One of the better matchups in the NHL will take place in Pittsburgh on Tuesday night where the Penguins will host the Flyers at 7:00 p.m. ET. With the total...
Thumbnail Blues vs. Ducks NHL Prediction The Blues shook their offensive woes on Saturday night in their 7-6 win over the Sharks and will look to make it back-to-back wins on Monday night when they visit the...
Thumbnail Blue Jackets vs. Predators NHL Prediction The struggling Columbus Blue Jackets will look to right the ship on Sunday when they take on the Nashville Predators at 3:00 p.m. ET. Will the Predators...
Thumbnail Blues vs. Sharks Saturday Prediction The late night action in the NHL takes hockey fans to San Jose where the Sharks will host the Blues at 10:30 p.m. ET. Will the struggling Blues snap out of their...

NHL Headlines