NHL Hockey - Preview

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Monday when the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Florida Panthers meet at BB&T Center.

In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 3-2 winner at home against the Hurricanes. Bettors on Tampa Bay at -145 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

In their last action, Florida was a 5-2 loser on the road against the Jets. Bettors on Winnipeg at -160 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

Florida:
Team record: 14-18-5 SU, ATS

is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games when playing Tampa Bay
The total has gone OVER in 16 of last 22 games when playing at home against Tampa Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games

When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Winnipeg are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

Tampa Bay:
Team record: 22-11-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Florida
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games when playing Florida

When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing St. Louis are 4-6
After playing Carolina are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Tampa Bay home to Montreal, Saturday, December 28
Florida home to Detroit, Saturday, December 28