Boston Bruins vs. Philadelphia Flyers
Date and Time: Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 7:30 p.m. ET
Location: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Bruins vs. Flyers TV Coverage: NBCSN
Boston Bruins Record and Metrics
Boston has a record of 26-15-4 with a mark of 16-26-3 under the total.The Bruins have beaten Online sportsbooks in six of their last seven games with just one of their last seven games going over the total. Boston is in third place in the Atlantic Division just two points behind the second place Toronto Maple Leafs.Boston has NHL rankings of 17th for goal scoring, third for the power play, second for goals against and 11th for penalty killing.
Philadelphia Flyers Record and Metrics
Philadelphia has an Offshore sportsbooks record of 16-23-6 with 23-22 over the total. The Flyers are in last place in the Eastern Conference.Philadelphia has lost nine of their last ten games with just two of their last nine games going over the total. The Flyers have NHL metrics of 25th for goal scoring, 30th for the power play, 29th for goals against and 26th for penalty killing.
Boston has been a reliable bet on the road recently with four payouts in their last five away games. Just one of their last five road tilts have gone over the total. Balanced against that is the poor value at home with the Flyers. Philadelphia has paid in just one of their last five home matchups. Five of their last seven home games have gone under the total.
Head to Head Series
Boston has won five of their last six games against the Flyers with four of the last five games between these teams going under the total. At Wells Fargo Center the Bruins have had no trouble getting the money. In fact, Boston has come away with the cash in 11 of their last 16 visits to Philadelphia with just one of the last five games in this series at Wells Fargo Center going over the total.
Bruins to Watch
Boston defenseman Torey Krug is one of the top quarterbacks in the league. Krug has 17 power play assists. And left winger David Pastrnak is one of the NHL’s top snipers with 26 goals, 27 assists and a plus one. Defenseman Zdeno Chara is in his 20th season and remains a rock at the back end at age 41.
Flyers to Watch
Philadelphia left winger Claude Giroux has been one of the few positives for a dismal Flyers season. Giroux has 14 goals, 34 assists with a plus four. Giroux also has 10 power play assists.
Between the Pipes
Carter Hart was called up by the Flyers due to injuries to top goalies Brian Elliott and Michael Neuvirth. The 20-year-old rookie has a .916 save percentage with a 2.54 goals against average. Hart was considered the goalie of the future for the Flyers and so far, he is fulfilling that label.
Boston’s Jaroslav Halak and Tuukka Rask are one of the top goaltending tandems in the NHL. Halak has a 2.39 goals against average with a save percentage of .924 and three shutouts. Rask has a 2.41 GAA with a .921 save percentage and one shutout.
Bruins vs. Flyers Betting Odds Free Picks
Boston clearly offers the Best odds here. They are in much better form and have vastly superior depth and goaltending.
Bruins vs. Flyers Betting Pick: Bet the Boston Bruins
Bruins vs. Flyers Score Prediction: Bruins 3 Flyers 1