Montreal Canadiens vs. Ottawa Senators - 11/3/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Ottawa Senators (5-4-2) at Montreal Canadiens (11-2-0)
NHL Hockey: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 at 7:30 pm (Bell Centre)
The Line: Montreal Canadiens / Ottawa Senators --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: RDS, RDS
The Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens square off Tuesday at the Bell Centre.
The Ottawa Senators could use a win here after losing five of their last seven games. The Ottawa Senators are averaging three goals per game and are scoring on 13.5 percent of their power plays. Kyle Turris leads Ottawa with seven goals, Mark Stone has 10 assists and Bobby Ryan has 32 shots on goal. Defensively, the Ottawa Senators are allowing 3.1 goals per game and are killing 75.6 percent of their power play chances. Andrew Hammond has allowed five goals on 62 shots faced and Craig Anderson has given up 25 goals on 261 shots. Anderson has allowed three or more goals in three straight games. Mark Stone is questionable due to suspension.
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The Montreal Canadiens look to keep the puck rolling after an impressive 11-2 start to the year. The Montreal Canadiens are averaging 3.8 goals per game and are scoring on 23.4 percent of their power plays. Max Pacioretty leads Montreal with seven goals, Tomas Plekanec has seven assists and Dale Weise has 31 shots on goal. Defensively, the Montreal Canadiens are allowing 1.8 goals per game and are killing 88.9 percent of their power play chances. Mike Condon has given up six goals on 108 shots faced and Carey Price has given up 18 goals on 283 shots. Price has allowed nine goals in his last two games.
The Senators are 5-1 in their last 6 road games and 18-8 in their last 26 games playing on 2 days rest. The Canadiens are 6-0 in their last 6 home games and 20-8 in their last 28 overall. The Senators are 2-5 in the last 7 meetings.
Not sure how anybody can bet against the Montreal Canadiens with the way they're playing right now. Even tougher with the Senators in a major funk right now.
Montreal continues its ridiculous start.