Penguins visit Florida Panthers in NHL clash
Pittsburgh Penguins vs Florida Panthers Odds
The Panthers get a visit from the Pittsburgh Penguins in hockey action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
Florida will face the 31-10 Penguins. In totals betting, the Panthers are 17-22-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Penguins are 20-20-1 favoring the OVER.
This game puts the Panthers, most recently No. 29 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Penguins, who rate a No. 4 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Florida's No. 26-ranked offense (2.4 goals per game) against a Penguins defense that ranks No. 7 at 2.5 goals per game allowed. The Panthers powerplay has clicked at a 21.3% rate while the Penguins have a 78.3% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 6-3 winner as they battled the Lightning on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Penguins at -120 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 7-2 loser as they battled the Jets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Jets at -155 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Pittsburgh Penguins Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a win are 9-1
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Winnipeg are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7
A few Penguins at Panthers trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 18-2 SU in its last 20 games
Pittsburgh is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing Florida
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 8 games on the road
Florida is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Florida is 7-14 SU in its last 21 games
Florida is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games at home
Florida is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh home to Montreal, Wednesday, April 17
Florida at NY Islanders, Tuesday, April 16