Pittsburgh Penguins at Montreal Canadiens 1/10/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Josh Schonwald - 1/9/2015
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:00 PM ET
Bell Centre in Montreal
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On Saturday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins will travel to the Bell Centre in Montreal to face the Canadiens.
The Penguins are 10-4 in their last 14 Saturday games and 5-2 in their last 7 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600. They are 42-17 in their last 59 games playing on 2 days rest. The under is 3-0-1 in their last 4 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game while the over is 3-0-2 in the Penguins last 5 vs. the Atlantic.
The Canadiens are 5-0 in their last 5 vs. the Metropolitan and 6-1 in their last 7 games playing on 3 or more days rest. The Canadiens are 6-1 in their last 7 overall. The under is 3-0-1 in their last 4 home games vs. a team with a winning road record and 3-0-1 in their last 4 games playing on 3 or more days rest.
Head-to-head, the over is 3-1-2 in the last 6 meetings in Montreal and 6-2-3 in the last 11 meetings.
Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Trends
Pittsburgh Penguins are 24-16-0 Against the Spread
Pittsburgh Penguins are 16-19-0 against the Over/Under
Montreal Canadiens Betting Trends
Montreal Canadiens are 26-14-0 Against the Spread
Montreal Canadiens are 13-20-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
12/28/14 RW Patric Hornqvist Foot expected to miss 2-3 weeks
12/27/14 D Olli Maatta Shoulder expected to miss 4-6 weeks
12/23/14 LW Blake Comeau Wrist expected to miss 1-2 weeks
12/22/14 GO Thomas Greiss Virus out indefinitely
12/03/14 C Scott Wilson Leg expected to miss 2-3 weeks
11/18/14 RW Pascal Dupuis Blood Clot out for season
01/09/15 C Marcel Goc Illness is upgraded to probable Saturday vs. Montreal
12/12/14 D Mike Weaver Concussion out indefinitely
01/09/15 RW P.A. Parenteau Concussion is downgraded to out indefinitely
Josh's Pick: Take Montreal
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