Philadelphia Flyers home to Lightning in hockey betting action
Tampa Bay Lightning vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
Hockey bettors look for value at Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday as host Philadelphia battles the Tampa Bay Lightning in hockey odds action.
The Flyers currently sports a record of 3-6. The Lightning are 6-2. Betting totals have seen the Flyers post a 3-5-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Lightning have gone 5-2-1 against the number.
Sportsbooks had installed the Flyers as -110 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 6 before betting started to move the line.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 27-ranked Flyers and the No. 3-rated Lightning in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 23-ranked offense (2.3 goals per game) against a Lightning defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 18.6% rate while the Lightning have a 83.3% rate on the penalty kill.
Tampa Bay was a 3-2 loser in its last match at home against the Rangers. They lost as -118 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 5-3 winner at home against the Hurricanes. Bettors on Philadelphia at -126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Tampa Bay Lightning Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 1-9
Before playing St. Louis are 3-7
After playing NY Rangers are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Carolina are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
A few Lightning at Flyers trends to consider:
Tampa Bay is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Tampa Bay is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Tampa Bay's last 14 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Tampa Bay's last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 7 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing Tampa Bay
Philadelphia is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
Tampa Bay at New Jersey, Thursday, February 7
Philadelphia home to Florida, Thursday, February 7