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Philadelphia Flyers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the Philadelphia Flyers and the Columbus Blue Jackets meet at Nationwide Arena.

The Blue Jackets were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Flyers. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at -150 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.

Columbus:
Team record: 14-17-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 10 games when playing Philadelphia
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Carolina are 4-6
After playing are 5-5-1
After a loss are 6-4

Philadelphia:
Team record: 16-15-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 8 games
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Columbus

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Columbus are 5-5-2
After a win are 5-5

Next up:
Philadelphia home to Minnesota, Monday, December 23
Columbus at Carolina, Monday, December 23