New York Islanders vs. Philadelphia Flyers - 11/25/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Philadelphia Flyers (7-9-5) at New York Islanders (10-8-3)
NHL Hockey: Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Barclays Center)
The Line: New York Islanders -180 / Philadelphia Flyers +162 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
The Philadelphia Flyers visit the Barclays Center to oppose the New York Islanders.
The Philadelphia Flyers haven’t been scoring or winning but did both at the Wells Fargo Center on Monday in a 3-2, overtime victory versus the Carolina Hurricanes. The offensive hero was Shayne Gostisbehere who scored on the power play less then 30 seconds in. Bratden Schenn and Claude Giroux also lit the lamp for Philadelphia with Giroux also logging a pair of helpers. Michal Neuvirth recorded 31 stops to help snap a three game skid. The Hurricanes received goals from Brett Pesce and Victor Rask while Eddie Lack absorbed the loss despite 22 stops.
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The New York Islanders look to get back in the win column following a 4-2 defeat at Montreal on Sunday that dropped the team to 10-8-3 on the season. The Islanders offense was held in check with John Tavares scoring number ten to pace the team with Anders Lee also lighting the lamp but New York dropped to 10-8-3 as Thomas Greiss and 23 saves wasn’t enough. The Canadiens saw Tomas Fleischmann, David Desharnais and Alex Galchenyuk score with Max Pacioretty hitting the empty net in the closing seconds. Carey Price stopped 21 shots to lift the Habs to 14-4-2.
The over is 1-0-4 in Flyers last 5 vs. Metropolitan under is 3-0-1 in Flyers last 4 road game with the Flyers are 0-4 in their last 4 after allowing 2 goals or less in their previous game. The Islanders are 5-0 in their last 5 Wednesday games.Islanders are 0-4 in their last 4 vs. Eastern Conference while going 4-0 in their last 4 vs. a team with a winning % below .400. The home team is 6-1 in the last 7 meetings and the over is 6-2 in the last 8 meetings while the Flyers are 30-12-1 in the last 43 meetings in New York. No goalies have been named but I’ favor New York right now…