Philadelphia Flyers vs Florida Panthers Betting Matchup Report
Florida Panthers vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The Philadelphia Flyers battle the visiting Florida Panthers on Thursday in NHL betting action at Wells Fargo Center.
The Flyers are 4-6 so far on the season. The Panthers, meanwhile, are 3-5-1. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Philadelphia go 3-6-1 and the Panthers go 5-4 on the totals.
Sportsbooks had installed the Flyers as -157 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Flyers rated this week at No. 27 and the Panthers sitting at No. 25.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.3 goals per game, against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.7 goals allowed. The Flyers power play is averaging 17.8% while the Panthers defense kills off 76.9% of their penalties.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Jets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Jets at -130 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Flyers at -118 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Winnipeg are 1-9
After a loss are 4-6
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few Panthers at Flyers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida's last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Florida's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Florida's last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
Florida is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Philadelphia is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Florida
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing Florida
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing at home against Florida
Florida at Washington, Saturday, February 9
Philadelphia home to Carolina, Saturday, February 9