Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers Player Props, Picks and Predictions – Tuesday, Mar. 26

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We have your Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers prop betting and game preview needs covered as the Boston Bruins hit the road to face the Florida Panthers.

The Florida Panthers (46-20-5) are set to host the Boston Bruins (41-16-15) in a clash of Atlantic Division titans. With both teams neck-and-neck in the standings, this matchup could have significant implications for playoff positioning.

Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers Odds Info

Moneyline: Boston Bruins +110 (Bet365) / Florida Panthers -130 (Bet365)

Puck Line: -1.5 – Boston Bruins -210 (PointsBet) / Florida Panthers +175 (PointsBet)

Total: 5.5 – +106 (FanDuel) / -130 (FanDuel)

Game Info

Date: Tuesday, Mar. 26

Time: 06:00 PM

Location: Amerant Bank Arena – Sunrise, FL


Boston Bruins Betting Trends

  • On the road this season, the Boston Bruins have 18 wins and 16 losses.
  • As the underdog this season, the Boston Bruins have 5 wins and 5 losses.
  • This season, the Boston Bruins have hit 36 overs and 36 unders.

Florida Panthers Betting Trends

  • At home this season, the Florida Panthers have 21 wins and 13 losses.
  • As the favorite this season, the Florida Panthers have 40 wins and 16 losses.
  • This season, the Florida Panthers have hit 27 overs and 43 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the course of the last two seasons, the Boston Bruins and the Florida Panthers have faced off 13 times, with the Bruins winning 7 of those encounters and the Panthers claiming victory in 6. The contests have been closely matched, with the home team slightly edging out the visitors with 7 wins to the visitors’ 6. When it comes to betting, the Panthers have proven to be a marginally better pick against the spread, covering it 7 times compared to the Bruins’ 6. In terms of totals betting, the majority of games have trended towards high-scoring affairs, with the Over hitting on 9 occasions, while the Under has come through 4 times. The games have showcased a competitive rivalry, with both teams having periods of dominance and the outcomes often being closely contested.

The most recent game between the two teams took place on November 22, 2023, and saw the Boston Bruins emerge victorious with a final score of 3-1. The Bruins managed to secure the win as the visiting team, overcoming the Panthers on their home ice. Despite the Panthers being slight favorites with a closing moneyline of -109 compared to the Bruins’ -110, Boston outperformed expectations. The game stayed under the closing over-under line of 5.5, with a total score of 4. Key performances included Charlie Coyle’s backhand goal for the Bruins and Anton Lundell’s deflected goal for the Panthers. The Bruins’ ability to capitalize on scoring opportunities and their strong defensive play, which included blocking 23 shots, were significant factors in their win. Meanwhile, the Panthers displayed their physicality with 30 hits and managed to create turnovers with 10 takeaways.

Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers Predictions

The Panthers and Bruins are gearing up for a high-stakes showdown at Amerant Bank Arena. Florida, currently on a four-game losing streak, is looking to regain the form that has them sitting atop the Atlantic Division. With Sam Reinhart (50 goals) and Matthew Tkachuk (55 assists) leading the charge, the Panthers boast one of the league’s most potent offenses. However, their recent games have seen a dip in form, and they’ll be eager to bounce back against a formidable opponent.

Boston, just a few points behind Florida, is also looking to shake off a two-game losing streak. The Bruins have been a consistent force this season, thanks in large part to the stellar play of David Pastrnak, who leads the team with 44 goals and 55 assists. The Bruins’ offense, ranked among the top in the league, will be put to the test against the Panthers’ defense, which has shown some vulnerability during their recent skid.

This game is not just about the star players, as both teams have depth that can make a difference. The Bruins’ defensive unit, led by Charlie McAvoy, will need to contain the Panthers’ high-flying attack, while Florida’s goaltending will be critical in thwarting Boston’s sharpshooters. With playoff seeding on the line, expect both teams to bring their A-game in what promises to be a tightly contested battle on the ice.

Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers Pick

Given the current form of both teams and the recent head-to-head history, the Boston Bruins moneyline bet presents a compelling choice. Despite the Florida Panthers’ strong overall record and position atop the Atlantic Division, they are currently on a four-game losing streak, indicating potential vulnerabilities that the Bruins can exploit. Furthermore, the Bruins have demonstrated their ability to win on the road and as the underdog, with David Pastrnak leading the charge with an impressive 99 points this season. The Bruins’ recent performance against the Panthers, including a 3-1 victory in their last meeting, suggests they have the tactical edge and the defensive prowess to contain Florida’s offense.

While the Panthers have been a slightly better pick against the spread in the past, the Bruins’ ability to perform under pressure and their need to secure a win to improve their playoff positioning make them the right pick for this game. The Bruins’ consistent scoring, combined with their strong defensive play, should help them overcome the Panthers, who may still be reeling from their recent losses. With the odds favoring a close game, the Bruins’ resilience and Pastrnak’s scoring touch could be the deciding factors that lead to a Boston victory on the road.

The Pick: Boston Bruins +110 (Bet365)

Boston Bruins vs. Florida Panthers Player Prop Picks

Here are the players who have hit over their current prop line in at least 7 of their last 10 games.

Boston Bruins

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Jake DeBrusk Points 0.5 8/10 +110 -140 1.2 1.16
Pavel Zacha Points 0.5 8/10 +100 -130 1.1 1.05
David Pastrnak Points 0.5 7/10 -245 +185 1.2 1.17

Florida Panthers

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Evan Rodrigues Shots On Goal 1.5 8/10 -195 +150 3.0 3.00
Vladimir Tarasenko Shots On Goal 1.5 7/10 -145 +114 1.8 1.79
Sam Reinhart Points 0.5 7/10 -210 +160 0.9 0.80