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Philadelphia Flyers vs New York Islanders Odds
The New York Islanders look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Flyers arrive at Nassau Coliseum on Monday.
Supporters of the Flyers have seen them go 6-9-1 so far this season, while the Islanders are at 6-7-1. In totals betting, the Islanders are 9-5, while the Flyers are 6-9-1.
The visitors opened as +-116 moneyline underdogs 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.
This game puts the Islanders, most recently No. 4 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Flyers, who rate a No. 24 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 6-ranked offense (3.2 goals per game) against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 21 at 3.1 goals per game allowed. The Islanders powerplay has clicked at a 27.6% rate while the Flyers have a 81.8% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Canadiens on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at -140 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Islanders were a 5-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Devils. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -106 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Montreal are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
New York Islanders Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing New Jersey are 2-8
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Flyers at Islanders trends to consider:
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
Philadelphia is 22-3 SU in their last 25 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Islanders last 11 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 15 of the NY Islanders last 21 games
Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, Wednesday, February 20
NY Islanders at Ottawa, Tuesday, February 19