Philadelphia Flyers vs Los Angeles Kings Betting Preview
Los Angeles Kings vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The Flyers get a visit from the Los Angeles Kings in hockey action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Flyers sit at 3-0 on the season; in comparison, the Kings are currently 1-1-1. Looking to wager on the totals? Philadelphia is 1-2 OU, and Los Angeles is 1-1-1 OU.
The Kings were listed as +-155 underdogs on the hockey moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.
This game puts the Flyers, most recently No. 11 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Kings, who rate a No. 10 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 3.3 goals per game, against a Kings defense that ranks No. 19 at 2.7 goals allowed. The Flyers power play is averaging 17.6% while the Kings defense kills off 85.7% of their penalties.
Los Angeles lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Devils on October 13. Bettors who backed the Devils at +105 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 5-4 winner at home against the Canucks. Bettors on Philadelphia at -126 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Los Angeles Kings Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Dallas are 5-5
After playing New Jersey are 5-5-1
After a loss are 5-5
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 8-2
After playing Vancouver are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Kings at Flyers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles' last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles' last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Los Angeles' last 5 games on the road
Los Angeles is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER 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 Los Angeles
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
Philadelphia is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
Los Angeles home to St. Louis, Tuesday, October 18
Philadelphia at Ottawa, Tuesday, October 18