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Arizona Coyotes vs Florida Panthers prediction 1-2-24 NHL Picks

Arizona Coyotes (19-14-2) vs Florida Panthers (22-12-2)
2024-01-02 21:00:00 EDT
The Line: Betting Odds: Arizona Coyotes +150 / Florida Panthers -188 --- Over/Under: 6.5
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The Florida Panthers are riding a 4-game winning streak. The Arizona Coyotes look for a win after winning 6 of their last 7 games. Let’s preview this game and give out a Florida Panthers vs Arizona Coyotes prediction.

Florida Panthers Betting Preview 

The Florida Panthers beat the Golden Knights, Lightning, Rangers and Canadiens during this streak. The Florida Panthers are averaging 2.9 goals per game and are scoring on 18.8 percent of their power play opportunities. Sam Reinhart leads Florida with 23 goals, Aleksander Barkov has 27 assists and Matthew Tkachuk has 126 shots on goal. Defensively, the Florida Panthers are allowing 2.6 goals per game and are killing 83.6 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Sergei Bobrovsky has allowed 66 goals on 738 shots faced, while Anthony Stolarz has given up 19 goals on 231 shots.

Florida Panthers Team Facts

  • The Panthers have won seven of their last eight games following a home win.
  • The Panthers have failed to cover the puck line in each of their last 14 games against Central Division opponents.
  • The ‘Over 1.5 Goals Period 3′ market has hit in each of the Panthers’ last eight games following a win.
  • The Panthers have lost the third period in each of their last three games against Central Division opponents.

Arizona Coyotes Betting Preview 

The Arizona Coyotes are coming off wins over the Avalanche and Ducks. The Arizona Coyotes are averaging 3.1 goals per game and are scoring on 23.3 percent of their power play opportunities. Lawson Crouse leads Arizona with 16 goals, Matias Maccelli has 21 assists and Clayton Keller has 102 shots on goal. Defensively, the Arizona Coyotes are allowing 2.8 goals per game and are killing 79.4 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Karel Vejmelka has given up 45 goals on 459 shots faced, and Connor Ingram has allowed 50 goals on 621 shots.

Arizona Coyotes Team Facts

  • The Coyotes have won each of their last five games as home underdogs against Atlantic Division opponents.
  • The Coyotes have covered the puck line in each of their last five games as home underdogs against Atlantic Division opponents.
  • The Coyotes have won the third period in each of their last four games as underdogs.
  • The ‘Over 1.5 Goals Period 1’ market has hit in three of the last four games between the Panthers and Coyotes.

Florida Panthers vs Arizona Coyotes prediction

You can consider the Arizona Coyotes and the plus money given this stretch theyre on but the Panthers have found themselves also over the last week and theyre simply the better team. The Panthers have also won 7 of the alst 10 meetings agaisnt the Coyotes and a lot of those wins werent close. I’ll side with the Panthers and the PL for max betting value.

Randy Chambers's Free Pick: Florida Panthers -1.5

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Randy Chambers

Randy has covered sports betting since 2014 and writes about everything from NFL to WNBA. Follow Randy Chambers on Twitter.

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