Moneyline favors Red Wings in battle with Flyers


Philadelphia Flyers

Detroit Red Wings
1-4-0 October 12, 2013, 07:00 PM | Joe Louis Arena 2-1-0



The Detroit Red Wings look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Flyers arrive at Joe Louis Arena on Saturday.

The Red Wings are 2-1-0 so far on the season. The Flyers, meanwhile, are 1-4-0. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Detroit go 0-3 and the Flyers go 0-5 on the totals.

View Philadelphia Flyers vs Detroit Red Wings Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to back visiting Philadelphia before puck drop in this match found them as 148-moneyline underdogs at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5.5, ccording to BetOnline.

The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 13-rated Flyers taking on the No. 11-rated Red Wings in this contest.

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In their last action, Philadelphia was a 2-1 loser at home against the Coyotes. Bettors on Phoenix at +135 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

The Red Wings were a 4-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Coyotes. That made winners of bettors who got Phoenix at +150 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Detroit's No. 26-ranked offense, averaging 2 goals per game, against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.4 goals allowed. The Red Wings power play is averaging 0% while the Flyers defense kills off 84.62% of their penalties.

A few Flyers at Red Wings trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 2-9-1 SU in its last 12 games
Philadelphia is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Philadelphia's last 8 games on the road
Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games
Detroit is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
Detroit is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia


Next up:
Philadelphia at Vancouver, Tuesday, October 15th
Detroit at Boston, Monday, October 14th