Minnesota Wild at Montreal Canadiens - 4/19/22 NHL Picks and Prediction

Minnesota Wild at Montreal Canadiens - 4/19/22 NHL Picks and Prediction Photo by Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports

Montreal Canadiens (20-45-11) vs Minnesota Wild (47-21-7)

Game Info: Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at 7:00 pm (Bell Centre)

Betting Odds: Montreal Canadiens +225 / Minnesota Wild -300 --- Over/Under: 6.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Montreal Canadiens host the Montreal Wild in Tuesday NHL Action.

The Montreal Wild come into this road contest with an overall record of 20-45-11. Through 76 games, the Wild are 8th in the Atlantic Division. On the season, they have found the net 197 times, good for a rank of 28th among NHL teams. Heading into the game, Montreal is the 32nd ranked defensive team, allowing opponents to score at an average rate of 3.86 goals per game. So far, the Wild have a strength of schedule rating of 8th in the league. When diving into their opponent-adjusted scoring margin, they come into this game as the 31st ranked team in the NHL.

The Montreal Canadiens get set to host the Montreal Wild with an overall record of 20-45-11. This mark places them 8th in the Atlantic division. Through 76 games, the Canadiens have scored 197 goals, giving them an average of 2.55. This output gives them a rank of 28th among NHL teams. On defense, Montreal is the 32nd ranked unit, giving up 3.86 goals per contest. So far, the Canadiens have played the 8th toughest schedule in the league. And, when taking into account Montreal's scoring margin relative to the quality of their competition, they come in with a power ranking of 31st in the NHL.

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Through 76 games, the Montreal Wild goal and overall scoring leader is Nick Suzuki with 57 points. He has reached his mark of 20 goals, on a shooting percentage of 11.1%. So far, 40.0% of his goals have come during power play time. Behind him is Cole Caufield, who has 20 assists to go along with his 18 goals. However, when on the ice the Wild are -25 in scoring differential. Montreal's top goalie is Jake Allen, who is giving up an average of 3.3 goals per game.

Through 76 games, the Montreal Canadiens' goal and overall scoring leader is Nick Suzuki, with 57 points. He has reached his mark of 20 goals, on a shooting percentage of 11.1%. So far, 40.0% of his goals have come during power play time. Behind him is Cole Caufield, who has 20 assists to go along with his 18 goals. However, when on the ice the Canadiens are --25 in scoring differential. Montreal's top goalie is Jake Allen, who is giving up an average of 3.3 goals per game. In his 35 games played, he has come up with a quality start just 51 percent of the time.

In Montreal's 76 games, the over has hit in over half of their games, going 43-30-2. So far, taking the over when the Wild are playing away from home has been a good bet with an over-under record of 20-18-1. On the season 62.0% of Montreal's games have gone for at least 6 goals or more, with 41.0% of the scoring coming from the Wild. In Montreal's 76 games, the over has hit in over half of their games, going 42-32-2. So far, taking the over when the Canadiens are playing at home has been a good bet with an over-under record of 19-17-1. On the season, 62.0% of Montreal's games have gone for at least 6 goals or more, with 41.0% of the scoring coming from the Canadiens. With a line set at 6.5 goals, look this game to fall below that line, as Montreal is going to have trouble finding the net against a strong Minnesota defense.

 

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