Canadiens vs. Senators Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

Canadiens vs. Senators Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

The Ottawa Senators take on the Montreal Canadiens in NHL action at Canadian Tire Centre on Saturday, commencing at 7:00PM ET.

Dimers' top betting picks for Canadiens vs. Senators, as well as game predictions, betting odds and projected player stats, are detailed in this article.


Who will win Canadiens vs. Senators?

Using state-of-the-art machine learning and data, has simulated Saturday's Canadiens-Senators NHL game 10,000 times.

Dimers' leading predictive analytics model, DimersBOT, currently gives the Senators a 64% chance of beating the Canadiens.

More: Canadiens vs. Senators Simulated 10K Times

Canadiens vs. Senators Odds

  • Puck Line: Senators -1.5 (+106), Canadiens +1.5 (-125)
  • Moneyline: Senators -245, Canadiens +205
  • Total: Over/Under 6.5 (+100/-120)

Puck Line, Moneyline and Over/Under

The Senators are currently -1.5 favorites versus the Canadiens, with +106 at FanDuel Sportsbook the best odds currently available.

For the underdog Canadiens (+1.5) to cover the puck line, DraftKings Sportsbook has the best odds currently on offer at -125.

PointsBet currently has the best moneyline odds for the Senators at -245. That means you can risk $245 to win $100, for a total payout of $345, if they get the W.

On the other hand, DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Canadiens at +205, where you can bet $100 to profit $205, earning a total payout of $305, if they win.

The Over/Under is set at 6.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at +100, as well as the best odds for the Under at -120.

As always, check out all of the sportsbooks that are available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

According to DimersBOT, the Canadiens (+1.5) are a 59% chance of covering the puck line, while the Over/Under total of 6.5 goals is a 56% chance of going Under.

More: Live Win Probabilities for All Major Sports

Best Bets for Canadiens vs. Senators


Dimers' best bets are based on complex modeling and gambling expertise to serve you the best possible plays 24/7/365.

While the Senators are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, taking the Canadiens moneyline is the best option due to the 3.6% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the sportsbooks' odds currently available.

Taking advantage of the edges published here at Dimers is one of the keys to achieving long-term profitability as a bettor.

Canadiens vs. Senators Prediction

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Canadiens vs. Senators Player Props

Who will score the first goal in Canadiens vs. Senators? The data is in.

Featured below are the most likely first goal and most likely anytime goal scorers for both the Canadiens and Senators.

And you know what, we provide this information to you for FREE to help you select the best prop bets for Saturday's game.

According to DimersBOT, Ottawa's Tim Stutzle is most likely to score the first goal in Canadiens vs. Senators.

DimersBOT gives Stutzle an 8.4% chance of scoring the first goal at Canadian Tire Centre, while the Senators star is a 38.7% chance of netting an anytime goal.

Scroll down for the complete list of first and anytime goal scorer probabilities.


First Goal Scorer Probabilities

Montreal Canadiens

  • Rafael Harvey-Pinard: 7.6% probability
  • Josh Anderson: 5.6% probability
  • Mike Hoffman: 4.9% probability
  • Nick Suzuki: 4.5% probability
  • Evgenii Dadonov: 4.2% probability

Ottawa Senators

  • Tim Stutzle: 8.4% probability
  • Alex DeBrincat: 8.0% probability
  • Brady Tkachuk: 7.1% probability
  • Drake Batherson: 6.5% probability
  • Claude Giroux: 4.9% probability

Anytime Goal Scorer Probabilities

Montreal Canadiens

  • Rafael Harvey-Pinard: 33.5% probability
  • Josh Anderson: 27.6% probability
  • Nick Suzuki: 25.7% probability
  • Mike Hoffman: 25.4% probability
  • Evgenii Dadonov: 23.2% probability

Ottawa Senators

  • Alex DeBrincat: 38.9% probability
  • Tim Stutzle: 38.7% probability
  • Brady Tkachuk: 35.3% probability
  • Drake Batherson: 32.0% probability
  • Claude Giroux: 29.0% probability

Remember, DimersBOT updates frequently, so check this article for the latest betting analysis before Canadiens vs. Senators on Saturday January 28, 2023.


Canadiens vs. Senators 2023 Game Info

Saturday's game between the Senators and Canadiens at Canadian Tire Centre is scheduled to commence at 7:00PM ET.

  • Who: Montreal Canadiens vs. Ottawa Senators
  • Date: Saturday January 28, 2023
  • Time: 7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT
  • Venue: Canadian Tire Centre

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Kevin Hansen
Senior Sports Analyst

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