The Vegas Golden Knights (12-3-1) visit the Montreal Canadiens (7-7-2) at Bell Centre on Thursday, November 16 at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN+ and SCRIPPS, with each team back in action after a loss. The Golden Knights are coming off a 3-0 defeat to the Washington Capitals, while the Canadiens were beaten by the Calgary Flames 2-1 in their most recent outing.

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Over the last 10 contests, the Canadiens have a record of 4-5-1. They have totaled 26 goals, while their opponents have scored 30. They have gone on the power play 41 times during that span, and have capitalized with 10 goals (24.4% of opportunities).

Before watching this matchup, here is a peek at which club we predict will bring home the victory in Thursday's action on the ice.

Canadiens vs. Golden Knights Predictions for Thursday

Our computer projection model for this contest calls for a final tally of Golden Knights 4, Canadiens 3.

  • Moneyline Pick: Golden Knights (-190)
  • Total Pick: Under 6.5 (computer predicts 6 goals on average)
  • Spread Pick: Canadiens (+1.5)

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Canadiens vs Golden Knights Additional Info

Canadiens Splits and Trends

  • The Canadiens have a 5-2-7 record in overtime games this season and a 7-7-2 overall record.
  • Montreal has earned 10 points (5-2-0) in its seven games that finished with a one-goal margin.
  • This season the Canadiens scored just one goal in one game and they lost that matchup.
  • Montreal has one point (0-4-1) in five games this season when it has scored two goals.
  • The Canadiens have scored more than two goals 10 times, earning 15 points from those matchups (7-2-1).
  • This season, Montreal has scored a lone power-play goal in 10 games has a record of 4-5-1 in those matchups.
  • When it outshoots its opponent this season, Montreal has posted a record of 1-1-1 (three points).
  • The Canadiens have been outshot by opponents 13 times this season, and earned 13 points in those games.

Team Stats Comparison

Golden Knights Rank Golden Knights AVG Canadiens AVG Canadiens Rank
10th 3.44 Goals Scored 2.75 25th
3rd 2.19 Goals Allowed 3.31 20th
16th 30.8 Shots 29.9 22nd
11th 29.8 Shots Allowed 33.9 29th
13th 21.57% Power Play % 21.54% 14th
8th 86% Penalty Kill % 77.27% 18th

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Canadiens vs. Golden Knights Game Time and TV Channel

  • When: Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+ and SCRIPPS
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Bell Centre in Montréal, Quebec

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