Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins 01/12/2022 Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins 01/12/2022 – The NHL betting picks have been updated on the top betting websites as the Montreal Canadiens take on the Boston Bruins in an Atlantic Division matchup. The Canadiens will travel to the south of the border as they take on the Bruins from TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. Montreal is at the bottom of the Atlantic Division and they enter this game riding a three-game losing streak. The Bruins are sitting at the fourth spot and they are riding a two-game winning streak. Boston will have an easy advantage at home against the struggling Canadiens.
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins 01/12/2022
When: Wednesday, January 12, 7:00 PM ET
Where: TD Garden, Boston, Massachusetts
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins 01/12/2022 Betting Odds:
Montreal turned out to be a disaster after dropping most of their games this season. The Canadiens are holding a 7-23-4 record and are trailing the Ottawa Senators. The last game against the Florida Panthers did not go well as they scored two and gave up five. From the offensive end, they are scoring an average of just 2.12 points per game. The Canadiens are average close to 30 shots per game and are 11 percent with their power-play chances. When it comes to faceoffs, they are touching 47.3 percent.
Players to watch: N. Suzuki C (G 7, A 12, PTS 19), T. Toffoli RW (G 5, A 12, PTS 17), J. Drouin LW (G 6, A 11, PTS 17).
The Boston Bruins continue to push their way up the ladder as they hold a 19-11-2 record on the season. The Bruins are behind the Maple Leafs and they stay ahead of the Detroit Red Wings. Boston humiliated the Washington Capitals in their last game with a final score of 7-3. Boston has a strong offense with an equally balanced defense that is giving up only 2.59 goals to opponents. When it comes to their power play, they are closing in at 23.2 percent and are reaching 54.5 percent with their faceoffs.
Players to watch: B. Marchand LW (G 16, A 20, PTS 36), D. Pastrnak RW (G 13, A 14, PTS 27), P. Bergeron C (G 11, A 15, PTS 26).
Montreal Canadiens vs Boston Bruins Betting Predictions
Montreal are 1-10 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boston’s last 6 games.
Canadiens vs Bruins Betting Picks
The Canadiens are giving up 3.62 goals per game and they are certainly no match for the Bruins. The NHL betting lines tonight favor the Bruins to win this game with ease and cover the spread with a decent score.
Score Prediction: Bruins 4, Canadiens 2.