Pittsburgh Penguins vs Montreal Canadiens for Friday, August 7, 2020

The Pittsburgh Penguins (41-32) take on the Montreal Canadiens (35-43) at 4:00 PM on Friday, August 7, 2020 in Bell Centre - Montreal, QC. Montreal is the underdog in this matchup, with a posted line of 145 here at home. The Total has been posted at Over/Under 5.5. On the money line, Pittsburgh is -165 while Montreal is 145. Giving the Pittsburgh Penguins an implied win percentage of 62.26%

The Pittsburgh Penguins enter this game with a 41 - 32 (56.16%) record including an 17 - 19 (47.22%) record on the road. When it comes to betting the Penguins on the puck line, they hold a record of 24-39. On the road, as they are in this game, Pittsburgh is 13 - 19 (40.63%) on the puck line. In betting the total in Penguins games, Over the total has gone 29 times, while Under the total has cashed the ticket on 31 occasions. On the road, Pittsburgh games have gone 16 - 14 respectively.

The Montreal Canadiens enter this game with a 35-44 (44.3%) record, including a 16 - 25 (39.02%) record here at home. When it comes to betting the Canadiens on the puck line, they hold a record of 31-37 overall this season. When playing here at home, as is the case today, Montreal is 13 - 21 (38.24%) on the puck line. In betting the total in Canadiens games, Over the total has been the case 30 times, while under the total has gone 36 times. Here in Montreal, games have gone Over the total 14 times and Under the Total 18 times.


ProCappers Break Down

Matchup ComparisonsPittsburgh PenguinsMontreal Canadiens
Straight Up This Season41 - 32 (56.16%) 35 - 44 (44.30%)
On The Road vs. At Home17 - 19 (47.22%) 16 - 25 (39.02%)
Against The Spread This Season 24 - 39 (38.10%)31 - 37 (45.59%)
ATS on The Road vs. ATS At Home 13 - 19 (40.63%) 13 - 21 (38.24%)
Average Points Scored 3.2 2.9
Average Points Allowed 2.8 3.0
Over/Under the Total 29 O - 31 U Under 30 O - 36 U Under
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Top Pittsburgh Penguins Handicappers

HandicapperWin-LossProfits*
Steam Sports126-87$44300
Jimmy Doyle120-80$42880
Winning Incorporated96-70$35380

Top Pittsburgh Penguins Handicappers
Win Percentage

HandicapperWin-LossWin %
Eduardo Costa Verez146-7566.10%
Jimmy Doyle120-8060.00%
Mike Peters3-260.00%

Top Montreal Canadiens Handicappers
Net Profits

HandicapperWin-LossProfits
Matt Moorhead94-5933540
George Smeader93-6526590
Power Plays85-5826510

Top Montreal Canadiens Handicappers
Win Percentage

HandicapperWin-LossWin %
Mike Peters4-180.00%
Eduardo Costa Verez124-5868.10%
Pro Consensus23-1265.70%
Records date back to August/2014. *Profits based on dime play

Prior Games Between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Montreal Canadiens

DateAwayScoreHomeScoreLineTotal
August 5, 2020 Pittsburgh 3Montreal41.55.5
August 3, 2020 Montreal 1Pittsburgh3-1.55.5
August 1, 2020 Montreal 3Pittsburgh2-1.55.5