Tampa Bay Lightning vs Montreal Canadiens Predictions & Betting Odds - NHL Tips

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Tampa Bay Lightning vs Montreal Canadiens Predictions & Betting Odds - NHL Tips

Tampa Bay Lightning (18-13-4) play host to the Montreal Canadiens (18-13-6) in the NHL at the Amalie Arena on Saturday evening.

Tampa Bay Lightning Stats

The underperforming Lightning came off the back of two straight losses to record a convincing 6-1 win on home-ice over the Florida Panthers on Monday night.

Victor Hedman had two goals and an assist, while Brayden Point had a goal and three assists and Nikita Kucherov added a goal and two assists for the Lightning. Alex Killorn and Mikhail Sergachev each scored power-play goals for Tampa Bay, while Andrei Vasilevskiy made 29 saves.

Tampa Bay are averaging 3.51 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.17 (GA). Point has 14 goals, while Kucherov has 40 points and 27 assists. The Lightning are 10-7-2 on home-ice this season.

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Montreal Canadiens Stats

The Habs won for the third time in four road games when they claimed a 6-2 victory at the Winnipeg Jets on Monday night. It was their sixth win in their last eight games overall.

Tomas Tatar and Phillip Danault each scored two goals for the Canadiens, with Max Domi and Artturi Lehkonen scoring one apiece. Carey Price saved 27 shots.

Montreal are currently averaging 3.22 GPG, while they are allowing 3.14 (GA). Tatar has scored 15 goals and 32 points, while Shea Weber has 19 assists. The Canadiens are 10-5-3 on the road.

Tampa Bay Lightning vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Lines & Predictions

In terms of NHL bets and predictions, the Habs are the team with the form going into this game, but the home-ice advantage makes the Lightning our tips to win here.

On the Money Line, the Lightning are on offer at odds of -170 (1.58) with Betway Sports, while the Canadiens are +150 (2.50) with bet365.

NHL Betting Tip: Money Line – Tampa Bay Lightning @ -170 (1.58) with Betway

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