Flyers vs. Sharks - 3/28/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Jose Sharks (36-30-8) at Philadelphia Flyers (30-29-16)
NHL Hockey: Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia Flyers -105 / San Jose Sharks -105 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: CSNCAL, CSN
The San Jose Sharks and Philadelphia Flyers meet Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center.
The San Jose Sharks look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Sharks are averaging 2.8 goals and have scored eight goals in their last three games. The San Jose Sharks have two power play goals in their last four games and have won six straight when scoring at least three goals. Joe Pavelski leads San Jose with 35 goals, Logan Couture has 36 assists and Patrick Marleau has 212 shots on goal. Defensively, the Sharks are allowing 2.8 goals and haven’t allowed a power play goal in four straight games. Antti Niemi has allowed 149 goals on 1,728 shots and Alex Stalock has given up 41 goals on 422 shots.
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The Philadelphia Flyers need a win after losing four of their last six games. The Flyers are averaging 2.6 goals and have scored nine goals in their last three games. The Philadelphia Flyers have two power play goals in their last five games and have won six of their last seven games when scoring at least three games. Wayne Simmonds leads the Flyers with 28 goals, Claude Giroux has 46 assists and Jakub Voracek has 210 shots on goal. Defensively, the Flyers are allowing 2.8 goals and haven’t allowed a power play goal in five of their last eight games. Steve Mason has allowed 97 goals on 1,312 shots faced and Rob Zepp has given up 25 goals on 223 shots.
The Sharks are 5-12 in their last 17 games playing on 1 days rest and 1-4 in their last 5 vs. Metropolitan. The Flyers are 6-2 in their last 8 home games and 1-5 in their last 6 vs. Western Conference. The Sharks are 6-0 in the last 6 meetings in Philadelphia and 13-3-2 in the last 18 meetings overall.
You see how the Sharks have abused the Flyers over the years? Yeah, I'll have some of that. Take the road team here for the cheap price.