Montreal Canadiens vs Detroit Red Wings Predictions & Betting Odds - NHL Picks

The Montreal Canadiens (15-11-6) meet the Detroit Red Wings (8-22-3) in the NHL at the Bell Centre on Saturday night.
Montreal Canadiens vs Detroit Red Wings Predictions & Betting Odds - NHL Picks
Montreal Canadiens vs Detroit Red Wings
December 14,2019

Montreal Canadiens Stats

Montreal are currently on a three-game winning run coming into this game, having beaten the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on home-ice on Wednesday night.

  • The Canadiens’ goals came from Nick Cousins and Tomas Tatar in regulation, with Ben Chiarot scoring the winning goal 1:11 into overtime.
  • Montreal’s 20 year-old goaltender, Cayden Primeau, made 35 saves for his first NHL victory.
  • The NHL stats show that Montreal are now averaging 3.19 Goals per Game (GPG), while allowing 3.25 (GA).
  • Brendan Gallagher has 14 goals for the Canadiens, Tomas Tatar has 28 points and Phillip Danault has registered 18 assists so far.

Betting Odds - Winner

Detroit Red Wings Stats

The Red Wings returned to winning ways after they snapped a 12-game winless skid (including 10 losses in a row in regulation) with a 5-2 win on home-ice against the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday evening.

  • There were two goals from Robby Fabbri and one apiece from Darren Helm, Filip Zadina and Filip Hronek for Detroit, while Jonathan Bernier made 26 stops.
  • Detroit currently average just 2.18 GPG, while allowing 3.94 GA.
  • Anthony Mantha has 12 goals, with Tyler Bertuzzi contributing 25 points and 15 assists.

Canadiens vs Red Wings Betting Lines & Pick

NHL predictions here have to favour Montreal, even allowing for Detroit gaining self-belief from Thursday’s win. With home-ice advantage, the Canadiens are the tips to win here.

On the Moneyline betting lines, Montreal are available at odds of -245 (1.41) with Mr. Green Sports, while the Red Wings can be backed at +195 (2.95) over at 888Sport.

NHL Pick: Money Line - Montreal Canadiens to Win @ -245 (1.41) with Mr. Green

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