Florida Panthers Form
The Panthers were last in action on Saturday night, when they secured a fourth win in five games as they beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 on home-ice. In doing so they had to overcome a 3-1 deficit early in the second period.
Evgenii Dadonov, Brett Connolly, Mike Hoffman, Dominic Toninato and Anton Stralman scored the goals for Florida, with Chris Driedger making 35 saves.
The Panthers are averaging 3.49 Goals per Game (GPG), while allowing 3.30 (GA). Connolly has 15 goals, while Jonathan Huberdeau has 49 points and 35 assists. Florida are 12-7-2 on home-ice.
Montreal Canadiens Form
Montreal were also in action on Saturday night but, despite leading 2-0 early on, they were on the receiving end of a 5-4 result in losing on the road at the Tampa Bay Lightning.
Jesperi Kotkaniemi, Ben Chiarot, Jordan Weal and Max Domi scored the goals for the Habs. Carey Price stopped 25 shots.
The Canadiens average 3.24 Goals per Game (GPG), while allowing 3.18 (GA). Tomas Tatar has 15 goals and 33 points, while Phillip Danault has recorded 20 assists. Montreal are 10-6-3 on the road.
Florida Panthers vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Lines & Predictions
The Habs have been strong on the road this season, but the Panthers are the tips with home-ice advantage in our NHL bet predictions here.