After a seven-game road trip, the Florida Panthers are coming back home to host the Montreal Canadiens in FLA Live Arena, Sunrise, FL, on March 29, 2022.
- Florida Panthers vs Montreal Canadiens
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 29/3/2022
- Starting time – 7 PM ET
- Venue: FLA Live Arena, Sunrise, FL
Florida Panthers Stats & Form
The Florida Panthers are on top of the Eastern Conference with a 44-15-6 record.
The Panthers are coming back home after a seven-road trip that finished with 4 wins and 3 losses. They are coming off a 5-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.
The Panthers are 27-7-3 in Eastern Conference games. Florida leads the NHL averaging 4.0 goals per game, led by Aleksander Barkov with 28.
MacKenzie Weegar leads the Panthers with a plus-30 in 65 games this season. Sam Reinhart has six goals and four assists over the last 10 games for Florida.
The Panthers are 7-2-1 in the last 10 games, averaging 3.6 goals, six assists, 4.7 penalties and 11.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .914 save percentage.
Florida Panthers News
Jonas Johansson, Anton Lundell and Markus Nutivaara are out for Florida.
Montreal Canadiens Stats & Form
The Montreal Canadiens are at the bottom of the Eastern Conference with an 18-37-11 record.
The Canadiens have lost 3 of the last 4 games and are coming off a 3-2 shootout loss to the New Jersey Devils.
The Canadiens are 7-9-3 against the rest of their division. Montreal scores 2.5 goals per game, the least in the Eastern Conference. Nick Suzuki leads the team with 18 total goals.
Suzuki has 49 total points while scoring 18 goals and totaling 31 assists for the Canadiens. Cole Caufield has six goals and five assists over the last 10 games for Montreal.
The Canadiens are 3-3-4 in the last 10 games, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.4 assists, 3.8 penalties and 7.6 penalty minutes while allowing 3.1 goals per game with a .911 save percentage.
Montreal Canadiens News
Tyler Pitlick, Brendan Gallaghe, Jeff Petry and Michael Pezzetta will not suit up for Montreal.
Florida Panthers vs Montreal Canadiens Head-to-Head Stats
The Florida Panthers have won 4 of the last 5 games against Montreal.
Seven of the last ten games between these two have finished over 5.5 games.
Florida Panthers vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Odds
The Florida Panthers are huge favourites to defeat Montreal with the odds at -227 for their win while the odds for the Blue Jackets’ win are at 485. The draw is set at 430.
The total goals margin is set at 6.5 with -106 for over and -116 for under.
The Florida Panthers went through a difficult period of the season playing seven consecutive road games. They were up for the challenge and came back home winning 4 of those 7 games and holding the top seed in the Eastern Conference.
Now the Panthers are hosting the worst team in the conference that is already out of the playoff picture. Florida has won their last 6 home games following a road trip of 7 or more days and will add another one against Montreal. Florida has won 40 of the last 51 home games. They are the best offensive team in the league scoring 4 goals per game and they will probably go over that in an easy win over the Canadiens.