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NHL HOCKEY

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

The Philadelphia Flyers and the Columbus Blue Jackets will meet on the ice at Nationwide Arena on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.

The Flyers were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Hurricanes. That made winners of bettors who got Carolina at +120 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Columbus, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Kings at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -104 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Columbus:
Team record: 25-20-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 7 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After a win are 8-2

Philadelphia:
Team record: 25-20-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 11 of last 15 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After playing Carolina are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Philadelphia home to Boston, Saturday, January 25
Columbus home to Buffalo, Saturday, January 25