Ottawa Senators at Boston Bruins
|Date & Time||Saturday March 9, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Boston -380 / Ottawa +330 / over-under: 6
The Ottawa Senators travel to the Boston Bruins in Saturday NHL action.
The Ottawa Senators have lost nine of ten with a 4-2 defeat to the visiting NY Islanders on Thursday. Brady Tkachuk and Oscar Lindberg lit the lamp for the Senators. Anders Nilsson was charged with three goals on 30 shots to get the loss for Ottawa.
Valtteri Filppula scored twice for New York in the first period with Anthony Beauvillier and Casey Cizikas lighting the lamp in the third. Nine players registered points for the Islanders and Thomas Greiss stopped 35 shots to get the win.
The Boston Bruins stayed hot with a pair of goals in the final 60 seconds to edge visiting Florida 4-3 on Thursday. Jonathan Huberdeau tallied twice for Florida with Aleksandar Barkov adding a marker. Keith Yandle posted two assists and Roberto Luong gave up four goals on 28 shots to get the loss.
Patrice Bergeron lit. the lamp twice for Boston with David Krejci and Matt Grzelcyk also lighting the lamp. Brad Marchand and Charlie McAvoy added two helpers each and Tuukka Rask stopped 22-25 shots to get the win.
Senators are 17-53 in their last 70 road games and Senators are 1-5 in their last 6 vs. Atlantic and Senators are 0-7 in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest.
Bruins are 4-0 in their last 4 games as a home underdog and Bruins are 7-0 in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest and Bruins are 4-0 in their last 4 vs. Eastern Conference.
Senators are 0-7 in the last 7 meetings and road team is 11-4 in the last 15 meetings and over is 3-0-1 in the last 4 meetings in Boston.
Good fortune smiled down on Boston against Florida and I don’t think they need any luck here. I’m just trying to find something playable…