Philadelphia Flyers vs. Florida Panthers - 2/10/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Florida Panthers at Philadelphia Flyers

Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Wells Fargo Center)

PHI -130, O/U 6.5

The Florida Panthers travel to Philadelphia, PA on Monday for a game against the Flyers in a matchup of teams from the Eastern Conference.  In their last game, Florida was defeated by the Pittsburgh Penguins by the score of 3-2.  The Panthers received goals from Mike Hoffman and Brett Connolly, but it wasn’t enough to pull out a win.  Panthers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky started in net and recorded the loss, allowing 3 goals on 22 of Pittsburgh’s shots in the game. 

The Panthers are now 29-19-6 on the season which puts them in 4th place in the Atlantic Division. Jonathan Huberdeau leads Florida in points with 68 and in assists with 49 on the season.  Evgenii Dadonov leads Florida in goals as he has recorded 23 so far this year with 10 coming while on the power play.  Panthers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky is 20-15-5 with 1 shutout and a 3.27 goals against average.  Florida’s other goalie, Sam Montembeault is 4-2-1, with and a goals against average of 3.40. Florida enters Monday’s game with 4 players listed on their injury report as Chris Driedger is on injured reserve, Brian Boyle is out while Aleksander Barkov and Mackenzie Weegar are day to day. 

The Philadelphia Flyers welcome the Florida Panthers to town on Monday after winning their last game to the Washington Capitals by the score of 7-2.  The Flyers received 2 goals from Sean Couturier to go along with goals from Michael Raffl, James van Riemsdyk, Nicolas Aube-Kubel, Travis Konecny and Claude Giroux on their way to the win.   Flyers goalie Brian Elliot recorded the win making saves on 25 of 27 Washington shots in the game. 

After the win against the Capitals, the Flyers are now 30-18-7 which is good enough for 6th in the Metropolitan Division.  Sean Couturier leads the Flyers in points with 49 and in assists with 34 so far this season.  Travis Konecny leads Philadelphia in goals with 18 on the year, including 3 coming while on the power play.  Goalie Brian Elliot is 14-6-4 on the year with 2 shutouts and a goals against average of 2.86.  The Flyers other goalie is Carter Hart who is 15-11-3 with 1 shutout and a goals against average of 2.61.  The Flyers come into their game against Florida with 3 players listed on their injury report as Carter Hart and Joel Farabee are out with Shayne Gostisbehere is day to day.

The Florida Panthers have scored 3.53 goals per game this season while allowing 3.30 goals per game.  The Philadelphia Flyers have scored an average of 3.06 goals per game this year while allowing 2.91 goals per game.  In their last 5 games the Panthers are 1-4 and have lost 3 games in a row while the Flyers are 3-2.  The Panthers won the first meeting of the season between these two teams by the score of 5-2 in a game played in Florida.  The total has gone under in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games against Florida.  Florida is 1-5 in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.  I am going with the Flyers in this one. Philadelphia wins 4-1. 

Travis’s Pick Philadelphia Flyers -130(ML)

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.