Menu
Matchups

Florida Panthers vs Carolina Hurricanes Preview

Carolina HurricanesFlorida Panthers
March 3, 6:00 PM | BB&T Center

Carolina Hurricanes vs Florida Panthers Odds

11-8-1TEAM RECORD6-10-5

The Florida Panthers look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Hurricanes arrive at BB&T Center on Sunday.

The Panthers bring a 6-10-5 record to the battle against the 11-8-1 Hurricanes. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Florida go 11-10 so far and the Hurricanes go 11-9.

View Carolina vs Florida Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
If you're going with the Panthers in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -105 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5.5 earlier at BetOnline.

Power Rankings:
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Panthers rated this week at No. 30 and the Hurricanes sitting at No. 16.

ADVERTISEMENT:

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Florida's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.5 goals per game, against a Hurricanes defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Panthers power play is averaging 20.3% while the Hurricanes defense kills off 78.2% of their penalties.

Last time out for Florida, they were a 6-2 loser as they battled the Hurricanes on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Hurricanes at -156 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Carolina Hurricanes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Florida are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Carolina are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6

A few Hurricanes at Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina's last 6 games on the road
Carolina is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Florida
Carolina is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Florida
Florida is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Carolina
Florida is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Florida's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Florida's last 9 games at home

Next up:
Carolina home to Buffalo, Tuesday, March 5
Florida home to Winnipeg, Tuesday, March 5