The Montreal Canadiens will be looking for a road payout on the NHL moneyline and a commanding 3-0 lead in their best-of-seven first-round series against the Ottawa Senators when those teams meet in Game 3 of the set Sunday.
Alex Galchenyuk scored in overtime in Game 2 on Friday night to push Montreal’s series lead to 2-0 and give his team a victory as home favorites on the NHL playoff odds board. Pacioretty and P.K. Subban also scored for the Canadiens in that win, with Andrew Hammond making 39 saves for the Senators.
Montreal Canadiens vs Ottawa Senators Opening Odds and Betting Line
On the opening NHL betting line for this matchup, Ottawa sat as -151 favorites over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5 at Bodog but may move closer to puck drop.
Computer Prediction: Montreal Canadiens vs Ottawa Senators Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.2-2.9 result in favor of the Senators. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Montreal Canadiens vs Ottawa Senators Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the Montreal Canadiens have seen them go 52-22-10 so far this season, while the Senators are at 43-27-14. In totals betting, the Ottawa Senators are 37-37-10, while the Canadiens are 28-39-17. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Ottawa vs Montreal injuries news.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
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How Montreal Canadiens vs Ottawa Senators Stats Match Up
The game also pits Ottawa’s No. 9-ranked offense, averaging 2.89 goals per game, against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 1 at 2.31 goals allowed. The Senators power play is averaging 17.36% while the Canadiens defense kills off 83.02% of their penalties.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Montreal Canadiens vs Ottawa Senators Betting Odds Trends
Montreal is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Montreal is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Montreal’s last 10 games when playing Ottawa
Montreal is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Ottawa
Ottawa is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games
Ottawa is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Ottawa’s last 8 games at home
Ottawa is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing Montreal
Next Betting Matchups
Montreal at Ottawa, Wednesday, April 22nd