St. Louis Blues vs. Florida Panthers - 12/1/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida Panthers (10-9-4) at St. Louis Blues (15-6-3)
NHL Hockey: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Scottrade Center)
The Line: St. Louis Blues -165 / Florida Panthers +150 --- Over/Under: 5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FS-Florida, FS-Midwest
The Florida Panthers shoot for a road win at the Scottrade Center versus the St Louis Blues.
The Florida Panthers head to the Scottrade Center with a little momentum after downing Detroit 2-1 in overtime at Joe Louis Arena on Sunday. Brian Campbell scored his second goal of the season just 1:20 in to the extra session. Reilly Smitherased a 1-0 deficit with a redirected shot with just 5:22 remaining in regulation while Roberto Luongo had 28 stops to lift the Panthers to 10-9-4. The Red Wings lone goal came off the stick of Dylan Larkin but Petr Mazek received no other help with 30 stops being a loss that dropped Detroit to 12-8-4 as the Red Wings have had issues in the third period lately.
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The St Louis Blues rode a strong third period to a 3-1 victory over the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday. The Blue Jackets offense had a difficult time trying to crack the St Louis defense with their only goal coming off the stick of Ryan Johansen. Sergei Bobrovsky played well in goal despite the loss with 29 stops that saw the CBJ drop to 10-15-0. Scottie Upshall snapped a 1-1 tie with his tally just over six minutes in to the final frame while Alexander Steen and Vladimir Tarasenko joined him in the scoring column to make Jake Allen’s 23 saves a winning performance and lifted the Blues to 15-6-3.
The over is 2-0-3 in Panthers last 5 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600 and is 3-0-3 in Panthers last 6 when their opponent allows 2 goals or less in their previous game while the under is 4-1-1 in Panthers last 6 overall. The Blues are 0-4 in their last 4 games following a win and are 0-4 in their last 4 after allowing 2 goals or less in their previous game while the under is 5-0 in Blues last 5 games playing on 2 days rest. The Panthers are 0-6 in the last 6 meetings and the under is 12-3-1 in the last 16 meetings while Florida are 1-4 in the last 5 meetings in St. Louis. The Blues have enjoyed a great deal of success in this match up so please check back when goalies are confirmed…