Islanders ready for the Canadiens
NEW YORK, NY (TheSpread) – Two of the NHL’s best teams this season meet tonight as the New York Islanders host the Montreal Canadiens at 7PM ET.
New York is 23-10-0 on the season and 13-3 at home while Montreal is 21-11-2 on the season and 8-7-1 on the road. These two have yet to meet this season, but the Canadiens have won three of their last four against the Islanders. These two have hit the under in their last two meetings.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Islanders are favored to win this game, as they are getting odds of -140 to win. The Canadiens have been given a money line of +120 to prevail, while the over/under total has been set at 5.5 goals.
Montreal enters this game having won four of its last five, but all five games came at home. The Canadiens have lost their last three games and lost their last three games as an underdog. The Islanders have won four straight entering this game, with three of the wins coming by one goal. The Islanders have won four of their last five games as a favorite and they have hit the under in their last four.