Philadelphia Flyers vs. Florida Panthers Player Props, Picks and Predictions – Thursday, Mar. 07

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

The Florida Panthers (43-16-4) are set to host the Philadelphia Flyers (32-23-8) in a clash of Eastern Conference contenders. With the Panthers leading their division and the Flyers fighting to maintain a playoff spot, this matchup promises to be a high-stakes affair.

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Florida Panthers Odds Info

Moneyline: Philadelphia Flyers +190 (DraftKings) / Florida Panthers -225 (FanDuel)

Puck Line: -1.5 – Philadelphia Flyers -125 (DraftKings) / Florida Panthers +114 (FanDuel)

Total: 5.5 – +114 (FanDuel) / -140 (FanDuel)

Game Info

Date: Thursday, Mar. 07

Time: 07:00 PM

Location: Amerant Bank Arena – Sunrise, FL


Philadelphia Flyers Betting Trends

  • On the road this season, the Philadelphia Flyers have 16 wins and 15 losses.
  • As the underdog this season, the Philadelphia Flyers have 22 wins and 22 losses.
  • This season, the Philadelphia Flyers have hit 28 overs and 35 unders.

Florida Panthers Betting Trends

  • At home this season, the Florida Panthers have 20 wins and 10 losses.
  • As the favorite this season, the Florida Panthers have 39 wins and 13 losses.
  • This season, the Florida Panthers have hit 23 overs and 40 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the last two seasons, the Philadelphia Flyers and Florida Panthers have faced off four times, with the Flyers emerging victorious in three of those encounters while the Panthers claimed one win. The home team has held the advantage, securing three wins compared to just one for the visiting team. When it comes to betting statistics, the Flyers have consistently outperformed expectations, beating the spread in all four matchups, whereas the Panthers have not managed to cover the spread in any of the games. In terms of the over-under bets, the trend has been towards high-scoring games, with the total score going over the set threshold three times and only once has it gone under. Key statistics from these games reveal that the Flyers have shown a strong defensive performance with a high number of blocked shots, particularly in their most recent game where they blocked 22 shots. The Panthers, on the other hand, have demonstrated offensive prowess in earlier games, notably with a high shot count of 51 in one game. Faceoffs have been fairly even between the two teams, with both sides having games where they dominated the faceoff circle.

The most recent game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Florida Panthers took place on February 6, 2024, and ended with a narrow 2-1 victory for the Flyers. The game was characterized by a tight defensive battle, with the Flyers blocking a significant number of shots and both teams delivering a considerable number of hits. The Flyers’ Travis Konecny and Noah Cates were instrumental in the win, scoring the tying and game-winning goals, respectively. The Panthers’ Carter Verhaeghe opened the scoring early in the game, but it wasn’t enough to secure a win. Philadelphia’s goaltender Samuel Ersson had an impressive save percentage of 0.952, stopping 20 out of 21 shots, while Florida’s Anthony Stolarz saved 23 out of 25 shots with a save percentage of 0.92. The Flyers also had the edge in faceoffs, winning 57.8% of them, which may have contributed to their control of the game and eventual victory.

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Florida Panthers Predictions

The Panthers, riding a six-game winning streak, are looking to continue their dominance at the top of the Eastern Conference. With a potent offense led by Sam Reinhart and the physical presence of Matthew Tkachuk, Florida has been a force to reckon with. Their ability to consistently find the back of the net, combined with Sergei Bobrovsky’s stellar goaltending, has made them one of the most formidable teams this season.

On the other side, the Flyers are coming off a loss but have been playing solid hockey overall. Travis Konecny has been a bright spot for Philadelphia, leading the team in goals and points. The Flyers’ defense, anchored by Travis Sanheim, will need to step up against the Panthers’ high-powered attack. Philadelphia’s success in recent matchups against Florida, where they’ve managed to beat the spread in all four games, suggests they could pose a challenge for the home team.

This game will likely hinge on key player matchups, particularly the battle between the Flyers’ top scorers and the Panthers’ defensive unit. Both teams have shown they can perform under pressure, and with playoff implications on the line, expect a tightly contested game. The Flyers will need to disrupt Florida’s rhythm, while the Panthers aim to leverage their home-ice advantage and offensive firepower to secure another victory in their pursuit of the Stanley Cup.

Philadelphia Flyers vs. Florida Panthers Pick

The Florida Panthers have been in exceptional form, leading their division and riding a six-game winning streak. Their offensive depth, with players like Sam Reinhart and Matthew Tkachuk, has been overwhelming for opponents, and they have consistently demonstrated their ability to score goals in crucial moments. Coupled with Sergei Bobrovsky’s impressive goaltending, the Panthers have the upper hand, especially playing at home where they have a strong 20-10-2 record this season. The Flyers have been competitive and have a history of beating the spread against the Panthers, but Florida’s current form and the advantage of playing on home ice make them the favorites to win this matchup.

While the Flyers have shown resilience in past games against the Panthers, the dynamics of this game point towards a continuation of Florida’s winning streak. The Panthers’ recent acquisition of Vladimir Tarasenko adds even more firepower to their already potent offense, which could prove too much for the Flyers’ defense. Additionally, the Flyers are dealing with injuries to key players like Travis Konecny, which could impact their performance. Considering the current odds, the Panthers’ consistent performance, and their dominance at home, a moneyline bet on Florida is the most logical choice for this game.

The Pick: Florida Panthers -225. (FanDuel)

Philadelphia Flyers 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.

Philadelphia Flyers

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Owen Tippett Shots On Goal 3.5 7/10 +114 -145 4.9 4.91

Florida Panthers

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Sam Reinhart Points 0.5 8/10 -190 +145 1.1 1.13
Carter Verhaeghe Points 0.5 8/10 -166 +130 1.1 1.13
Matthew Tkachuk Assists 0.5 8/10 -135 +105 1.2 1.20