The Habs were on home-ice against the New York Rangers on Thursday night, when they went down to a 5-2 defeat after having led 2-0 late in the second period.
Max Domi and Tomas Tatar scored for the Canadiens, while Carey Price made 30 saves.
The Canadiens are averaging 2.95 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.08 (GA). Tatar leads the way for Montreal with regards to goals, points and assists, with 22, 58 and 36 respectively. They are 13-16-6 on home-ice this season.
The Hurricanes last played on Friday night, when they were beaten 3-2 on home-ice by the Colorado Avalanche.
Both the Carolina goals were scored by Teuvo Teravainen. There were 29 saves from goalie Anton Forsberg, who was recalled from Charlotte of the American Hockey League after injuries ruled out both Petr Mrazek and James Reimer for the Hurricanes.
The Hurricanes are averaging 3.16 GPG, while they are allowing 2.84 (GA). Sebastian Aho has 36 goals and 62 points for Carolina, while Teravainen has registered 44 assists. They are 16-12-2 on the road this season.
Montreal Canadiens vs Carolina Hurricanes Betting Lines & Pick
The home-ice advantage and the additional day to rest and recuperate might just be enough for the Canadiens here, so they are the tips in predictions to win this.