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St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens 02/17/2022 Favorite Predictions, Preview and Best Spread

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St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens 02-17-2022 Favorite Predictions Preview and Best Spread

St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens 02/17/2022 – The St. Louis Blues and the Montreal Canadiens will meet at the Bell Centre for some exciting NHL action on Thursday evening. The St. Louis Blues are at the third position in the Central Division with a 28-14-5 record, just a couple of ranks below the dominating Avalanche. The Montreal Canadiens are at the bottom of the barrel in the Atlantic Division with a record of 8-33-7 after losing ten games in a row. Betting experts at Oddsshark NHL are expecting the St. Louis Blues to win in this game.

St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens 02/17/2022

When: Thursday, February 17, 7:00 PM ET

Where: Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec

TV: ESPN+

Stream: NHL.TV

St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens 02/17/2022 Betting Odds:

TeamPUCKLINETOTALML
St. Louis Blues -1.5 (+107)6 o (-105)-143
Montreal Canadiens +1.5 (-132)6 u (-105)+300
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St. Louis Blues

The St. Louis Blues are having a pretty good NHL season so far. In their last game, the Blues played against Ottawa and won brilliantly with a final score of 5-2. In that game, the lead scorer was Vladimir Tarasenko who scored two on the net and also assisted once. Tarasenko is the team’s leading scorer overall with 18 goals and 26 assists. Jordan Kyrou has also managed to impress with 18 goals and 25 assists. On defense, the St. Louis Blues are led by Jordan Binnington who has a save percentage of .898 in this season.

Players to watch: Vladimir Tarasenko RW (G 18, A 26, PTS 44), Jordan Kyrou C (G 18, A 25, PTS 43), Pavel Buchnevich LW (G 15, A 26, PTS 41).

Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens have been facing a tough time on the ice and hope this is their lucky game after a ten-game losing streak. In their last game, the Canadiens played against Buffalo and lost 5-3. The lead scorer for Montreal is Nick Suzuki who has scored 9 goals and has also assisted 19 times this season. Josh Anderson is also doing his best for the team with 9 goals. The defense of the Montreal Canadiens is led by goalie Jake Allen who has a save percentage of .901 in this NHL season.

Players to watch: Nick Suzuki C (G 9, A 19, PTS 28), Tyler Toffoli RW * (G 9, A 17, PTS 26), Jonathan Drouin LW (G 6, A 14, PTS 20).

St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Predictions

Trends

Blues

St. Louis are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games.
St. Louis are 7-3 SU in their last 10 games against Montreal.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of St. Louis’ last 7 games on the road.
St. Louis are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Montreal.
St. Louis are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games this season.

Canadiens

The total has gone OVER in 7 of Montreal’s last 8 games.
Montreal are 0-10 SU in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Montreal’s last 6 games against St. Louis.
Montreal are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games at home.
Montreal are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against St. Louis.

St. Louis Blues vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Picks

The prediction is pretty easy in this matchup. The Montreal Canadiens will try their best but are most likely to lose, especially with the opponent’s exceptional offense. NHL betting lines are in favor of a win for the St. Louis Blues in this game.

Score Prediction: Blues 6, Canadiens 1.