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The Philadelphia Flyers and the Colorado Avalanche will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Pepsi Center.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Flames on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Flyers at +100 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Avalanche were a 5-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Blue Jackets. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -148 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Team record: 24-11-4 SU, ATS
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 6-4
After playing Columbus are 2-8
After a win are 3-7
Team record: 20-16-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 9 games on the road
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone OVER in 10 of last 13 games
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Calgary are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia at Phoenix, Saturday, January 4
Colorado home to San Jose, Saturday, January 4