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Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens 04/05/2022 Game Analysis, Tips and Betting Forecast

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Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens 04-05-2022 Game Analysis Tips and Betting Forecast

Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens 04/05/2022 – On Tuesday evening, the Ottawa Senators will be meeting the Montreal Canadiens on the ice at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada. The Ottawa Senators are placed seventh in the Atlantic Division, currently dominated by the Panthers, with a record of 25-37-6. The Montreal Canadiens are one spot lower in the eighth position with a record of 19-39-11. The Montreal Canadiens have lost five games out of seven and are expected to take a hit in this game as well. The NHL betting lines tonight are predicting a victory for the Ottawa Senators in this game.

Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens 04/05/2022

When: Tuesday, April 5, 7:00 PM ET

Where: Bell Centre, Montreal, Canada

TV: ESPN+

Stream: NHL.TV

Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens 04/05/2022 Betting Odds:

TeamPUCKLINETOTALML
Ottawa Senators +1.5 (-250)6 o (-108)+110
Montreal Canadiens -1.5 (+200)6 u (-102)-138
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Ottawa Senators

The Ottawa Senators are coming into this game after dominating the Detroit Red Wings in their last game with a score of 5-2. As a team, the Ottawa Senators are scoring 2.6 goals in each game and have been successful in 18.8 percent of their opportunities in the powerplay. The lead scorer for the Senators is Josh Norrish who has scored 30 goals this season. Thomas Chabot has positively assisted 28 times for the Senators. On defense, the Ottawa Senators are allowing opponents to score an average of 3.2 goals in each game.

Players to watch: Brady Tkachuk LW (G 23, A 26, PTS 49), Josh Norris C (G 30, A 13, PTS 43), Tim Stutzle LW (G 14, A 28, PTS 42).

Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens had a surprising win against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday. In that game, the Canadiens won 5-4 with Nick Suzuki sealing the win for the team. As a team, the Canadiens are scoring an average of 2.5 goals in each game and have been successful in 13.6 percent of their opportunities during the powerplay. Suzuki is the lead scorer for the team with 18 goals this season while Cole Caufield has assisted 19 times. On defense, the Montreal Canadiens are allowing opponents to score 3.8 goals in each game.

Players to watch: Nick Suzuki C (G 18, A 33, PTS 51), Cole Caufield RW (G 15, A 19, PTS 34), Artturi Lehkonen LW * (G 13, A 16, PTS 29).

Ottawa Senators vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Predictions

Trends

Senators

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Ottawa’s last 5 games.
Ottawa are 6-12 SU in their last 18 games.
Ottawa are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Ottawa’s last 8 games when playing on the road against Montreal.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Ottawa’s last 6 games this season.

Canadiens

The total has gone OVER in 11 of Montreal’s last 16 games.
Montreal are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Montreal’s last 16 games against Ottawa.
Montreal are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Montreal’s last 8 games when playing at home against Ottawa.

Senators vs Canadiens Betting Picks

The concept of the home-ice advantage is alien to the Montreal Canadiens who have lost more games at home than other teams. The Ottawa Senators may look shabby on the scoreboard but are expected to win in this game easily according to the top NHL betting sites.

Score Prediction: Senators 5, Canadiens 3.