Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins Player Props, Picks and Predictions – Tuesday, Mar. 19

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We have your Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins prop betting and game preview needs covered as the Ottawa Senators hit the road to face the Boston Bruins.

The Boston Bruins (40-14-15) are set to host the Ottawa Senators (28-34-4) in a clash at the TD Garden. The Bruins, leading their conference and on a 2-game winning streak, aim to solidify their dominance, while the Senators are looking to upset the home team and snap their own 1-game losing streak.

Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins Odds Info

Moneyline: Ottawa Senators +185 (PointsBet) / Boston Bruins -215 (BetRivers)

Puck Line: -1.5 – Ottawa Senators -130 (PointsBet) / Boston Bruins +115 (Bet365)

Total: 6.0 – +100 (BetRivers) / -115 (Bet365)

Game Info

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 19

Time: 06:00 PM

Location: TD Garden – Boston, MA


Ottawa Senators Betting Trends

  • On the road this season, the Ottawa Senators have 10 wins and 21 losses.
  • As the underdog this season, the Ottawa Senators have 13 wins and 24 losses.
  • This season, the Ottawa Senators have hit 37 overs and 29 unders.

Boston Bruins Betting Trends

  • At home this season, the Boston Bruins have 22 wins and 14 losses.
  • As the favorite this season, the Boston Bruins have 35 wins and 24 losses.
  • This season, the Boston Bruins have hit 34 overs and 35 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the course of the last two seasons, the Ottawa Senators and Boston Bruins have faced off five times, with the Bruins emerging victorious in three of those encounters while the Senators claimed two wins. The majority of these games have favored the home team, with four wins compared to just one for the visiting side. When it comes to betting statistics, the Senators have consistently outperformed expectations, beating the spread in four out of the five games, whereas the Bruins have only managed to do so once. In terms of the over/under betting market, these matchups have generally trended towards lower-scoring affairs, with the under hitting four times compared to the over only once. Other notable statistics from these games include the Bruins’ strong penalty kill, particularly in the most recent game where they successfully defended all six power play opportunities by the Senators. Additionally, the Senators have shown a slight edge in faceoff wins, capturing just over half of the faceoffs in the latest game.

The most recent game between the Ottawa Senators and Boston Bruins took place on January 25, 2024, and ended with a narrow 3-2 victory for the Bruins. This tightly contested match was decided in overtime with a goal from Brad Marchand, tipping the balance in favor of the visiting Bruins. The Senators, despite their loss, demonstrated their strength in faceoffs, winning 50.9% of them, and also showed resilience by forcing the game into overtime after trailing. Key players such as David Pastrnak and Trent Frederic scored for the Bruins, while Thomas Chabot and Vladimir Tarasenko were the goal scorers for the Senators. The Bruins’ goaltender, Jeremy Swayman, had a notable performance with a save percentage of 0.946, facing a total of 37 shots on goal. The Senators’ goalie, Joonas Korpisalo, ended the game with a save percentage of 0.87. Despite the Senators’ efforts, the Bruins’ ability to kill penalties and secure the win in overtime was pivotal in their triumph.

Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins Predictions

The Bruins have been showcasing their strength throughout the season, currently holding the top spot in their conference. With a formidable record at home, they are a tough team to beat at the TD Garden. Their offensive prowess is led by right winger David Pastrnak, who has been a scoring sensation with 41 goals and 55 assists. The Bruins’ defense has also been a key factor in their success, making them a well-rounded threat. As they continue to push for a strong finish to the regular season, maintaining momentum is crucial for their playoff aspirations.

On the other side, the Ottawa Senators have had a challenging season, reflected in their position at the bottom of their division. Despite their struggles, the Senators have shown they can be competitive, with left winger Brady Tkachuk and center Tim Stutzle leading the charge. Stutzle, in particular, has been a standout with 47 assists and 64 points. The Senators will need to leverage their offensive capabilities and improve their road record to stand a chance against the Bruins. A win in Boston could provide a much-needed morale boost for the team and its fans.

This matchup presents some intriguing player battles, particularly between the Bruins’ top scorer Pastrnak and the Senators’ leading point-getter Stutzle. Both teams will also be looking to their goaltenders to provide the foundation for a victory. The Bruins’ Jeremy Swayman and the Senators’ Joonas Korpisalo will be key figures in this contest, with both needing to be at their best to secure the win for their respective teams. As the Bruins look to continue their dominance at home, the Senators are eager to prove they can take down the giants in their own den.

Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins Pick

The Boston Bruins have been formidable at home, boasting a strong record at the TD Garden which makes them the favorites in this matchup. With the Bruins leading their conference and riding a 2-game winning streak, their momentum is hard to ignore. The offensive prowess of David Pastrnak, coupled with the team’s solid defense, gives the Bruins a significant edge. Additionally, the Bruins’ recent head-to-head record against the Senators, winning three out of the last five encounters, and their ability to consistently perform well at home, further solidifies their position as the likely victors in this game.

While the Ottawa Senators have shown they can be competitive, their road record and position at the bottom of their division suggest they may struggle against a top-tier team like the Bruins. The Senators’ resilience is commendable, but the Bruins’ overall performance this season, especially in games that trend towards lower-scoring affairs as indicated by the under hitting four times in the last five matchups, suggests that Boston’s defense can contain Ottawa’s offense. Given these factors, a moneyline bet on the Boston Bruins is the prudent choice for this game.

The Pick: Boston Bruins -215. (BetRivers)

Ottawa Senators vs. Boston Bruins Player Prop Picks

Here are the players who have hit over their current prop line in at least 7 of their last 10 games.

Ottawa Senators

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Tim Stutzle Points 0.5 8/10 -200 +154 1.1 0.97
Jakob Chychrun Shots On Goal 2.5 8/10 -110 -120 3.6 3.66
Drake Batherson Shots On Goal 2.5 7/10 +105 -135 2.9 2.92

Boston Bruins

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Pavel Zacha Points 0.5 8/10 -145 +114 1.1 1.16