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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Florida Panthers and the Carolina Hurricanes meet at PNC Arena.

Last time out for Florida, they were a 4-3 loser as they battled the Islanders at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at -125 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

The Hurricanes were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Rangers. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -146 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Carolina:
Team record: 15-11-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home
is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games when playing at home against Florida
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4

Florida:
Team record: 7-16-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games when playing on the road against Carolina
is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games when playing on the road against Carolina
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing NY Islanders are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8

Next up:
Florida at NY Rangers, Thursday, March 21
Carolina home to New Jersey, Thursday, March 21