Montreal Canadiens and Vegas Golden Knights meet on Saturday in the NHL action at the T-Mobile Arena.
Montreal Canadiens seeks victory after refusing the last six games. Montreal Canadiens is on average three goals per game and scored 12.9 percent of the chance to play. Brendan Gallagher leads Montreal with 15 goals, Jeff Petri has 20 assists, and Mak Domi has 82 goals on goal. Defensively, Montreal Canadiens allows 3.2 goals per game and kills 77.1 percent of their opponents. Carey Price gave up 80 goals on 842 goals and Antti Niemi allowed 33 goals to 266 shots. Montreal Canadiens allowed two or fewer goals in six of the last nine games.
Vegas Golden Knights are looking for another victory after they have won six of the last nine games. Vegas gold knights on average get three goals per game and get 21.4 percent of their chance to play. Villiam Karlsson leads Vegas with 14 goals, Reilli Smith has 18 assists and Jonathan Marchessault has 134 hits on goal. Defensively, Vegas Golden Knights allow 2.8 goals per game and kill 83.5% of their opponents. Marc-Andre Fleuri gave 81 goals in a 871 shot and Malcolm Subban allowed 19 goals to 159 shots. Vegas Golden Knights allowed three or fewer goals in seven of the last nine games.
The Canadiens is 4-1 in the last 5 Saturday games, 18-39 in the last 57 games i 8-21 in the last 29 games after winning. The Golden Knights are 46-18 in the last 64 home matches and 11-4 in the last 15 total. The oVer is 8-3-2 in Golden Knights the last 13 total. The uThe nder is 6-1 at Canadiens in the last 7 in relation to the Western Conference. The oVer is 3-0-2 in Golden Knights in the last 5 home matches.
Montreal Canadiens has been flying for a long time on the road, playing a Vegas team that is starting to get back to the right track and improving the leaps and bounds of the defense. Vegas Golden Knights were also one of the best domestic teams in the league since last season. Getting this type of juice is usually not ideal in this sport, but since Canadiens bet on the road and Vegas plays some of their best hockey in the season, this should be a safe bet.