Bruins visit Philadelphia Flyers in NHL clash
Boston Bruins vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The Philadelphia Flyers will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Boston Bruins invade Wells Fargo Center on Saturday.
The Flyers are 13-17-3 so far on the season. The Bruins, meanwhile, are 21-7-4. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Philadelphia go 16-15-2 and the Bruins go 11-19-2 on the totals.
The visitors opened as 119 moneyline favorites in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
The Flyers - Bruins odds would favor the Bruins if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Philadelphia is rated No. 10 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Boston is at No. 3.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 20-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Bruins defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.2 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 24.2% rate while the Bruins have a 91.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Boston, they were a 6-5 loser as they battled the Canadiens at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at +155 were rewarded, while the 11 goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia was a 4-3 loser in its last match at home against the Islanders. They lost as -125 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Montreal are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing NY Islanders are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Bruins at Flyers trends to consider:
Boston is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Boston is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Boston's last 9 games
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games when playing Boston
Philadelphia is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
Boston at Buffalo, Sunday, March 31
Philadelphia home to Washington, Sunday, March 31