Philadelphia Flyers vs. Los Angeles Kings - 11/17/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Los Angeles Kings (11-6-0) at Philadelphia Flyers (6-8-3)
NHL Hockey: Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Wells Fargo Center)
The Line: Philadelphia Flyers +130 / Los Angeles Kings -150 --- Over/Under: 5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSWHD, CSN
The Los Angeles Kings and Philadelphia Flyers play Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Los Angeles Kings look to remain hot after winning seven of their last 10 games. The Los Angeles Kings are averaging 2.5 goals per game and are scoring on 20.4 percent of their power plays. Tyler Toffoli leads Los Angeles with 10 goals, Jeff Carter has 10 assists and Milan Lucic has 23 shots on goal. Defensively, the Los Angeles Kings are allowing 2.1 goals per game and are killing 87.1 percent of their power play chances. Jhonas Enroth has allowed two goals on 96 shots faced and Jonathan Quick has given up 33 goals on 375 shots. Quick has given up seven goals in his last three games.
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The Philadelphia Flyers need a win after losing eight of their last 10 games. The Philadelphia Flyers are averaging 1.9 goals per game and are scoring on 14.3 percent of their power plays. Claude Giroux leads Philly with five goals, Mark Streit has six assists and Brayden Schenn has 29 shots on goal. Defensively, the Philadelphia Flyers are allowing 2.9 goals per game and are killing 76.2 percent of their power play chances. Michal Neuvirth has allowed 17 goals on 277 shots faced and Steve Mason has given up 30 goals on 387 shots. Mason has given up 10 goals in his last three games.
The Kings are 6-1 in their last 7 vs. Eastern Conference and 6-2 in their last 8 games playing on 2 days rest. The Flyers are 0-4 in their last 4 home games and 3-10 in their last 13 games following a win. The Kings are 5-12 in the last 17 meetings.
The Flyers have beaten the Kings in 12 of the last 17 meetings. Sometimes a team just has another teams number for whateever reason. I'll take a shot with the plus money and the home team given the history between these two teams.