Panthers vs. Senators Prediction
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Senators are currently -145 money line favorites while the Panthers are +125 underdogs. As for the total, it's currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Panthers opened as -147 money line favorites while the Senators opened as a +134 underdog. The total, meanwhile, hasn't budged since opening at 5.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 51% of bettors favor the Senators. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the over. According to latest NHL trends, the over is 4-0-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Ottawa and 4-0-1 in the last five meetings overall. The over is also 5-2 in the Senators' last seven games versus the Southeast Division and 5-2-6 in the Panthers' last 13 games versus the Eastern Conference. The Panthers scored 5 goals in their victory over the Hurricanes on Saturday and the Senators racked up four goals versus the Jets on the same night. Look for the scoring barrage to continue for both teams.
MONDAY NHL FREE PICK: PANTHERS/SENATORS OVER 5.5