Panthers face Vancouver Canucks: NHL odds preview and stats
|5-12-4||November 19, 2013, 10:00 PM | Rogers Arena||11-8-3|
The Florida Panthers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Canucks in Vancouver at Rogers Arena on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
Vancouver battles the Panthers, currently with a 5-12-4 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 6-13-3 for the Canucks and 8-10-3 for the Panthers.
View Florida Panthers vs Vancouver Canucks Odds and Stats.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Panthers listed earlier today as underdogs of 186 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Canucks rated this week at No. 20 and the Panthers sitting at No. 30.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Avalanche on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at +225 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Vancouver was a 2-1 loser at home against the Stars. Bettors on Dallas at +140 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vancouver's No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.55 goals per game, against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.33 goals allowed. The Canucks power play is averaging 11.59% while the Panthers defense kills off 78.69% of their penalties.
Florida at Edmonton, Thursday, November 21st
Vancouver home to Columbus, Friday, November 22nd