NHL betting line favors Senators over Flyers


Philadelphia Flyers

Ottawa Senators
5-10-1 November 12, 2013, 07:30 PM | Canadian Tire Centre 7-6-4



The Senators get a visit from the Philadelphia Flyers in hockey action on Tuesday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.

The Senators bring a 7-6-4 record to the battle against the 5-10-1 Flyers. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Ottawa go 9-8 so far and the Flyers go 4-11-1.

View Philadelphia Flyers vs Ottawa Senators Odds and Stats.

The Senators were listed earlier today as -186 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.5.

The Senators sit at No. 16 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Flyers sit at a No. 28 on the same chart.

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Philadelphia won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Oilers on November 9. Bettors who backed the Flyers at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Last time out for Ottawa, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Panthers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Senators at -180 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Ottawa's No. 9-ranked offense, averaging 3.12 goals per game, against a Flyers defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.75 goals allowed. The Senators power play is averaging 16.98% while the Flyers defense kills off 85.29% of their penalties.

Next up:
Philadelphia at Pittsburgh, Wednesday, November 13th
Ottawa at Boston, Friday, November 15th
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