Lightning vs. Panthers Free Pick

lightning panthers nhl free picks predictions odds trends

SUNRISE, FL (The Spread) - The Panthers are slowly picking up ground while the Lightning continue to scuffle. The two teams square off today at 3:00PM ET in what could be a high-scoring affair.

View Latest NHL Lines

ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Panthers are -105 on the money line while the Lightning are -125. The total is currently sitting at 5.5 with the over carrying odds at -120 and the under is -110.

LINE MOVEMENT: The Panthers opened at -101 but the spread has been bet up to -105, while the Lightning have gone from -107 to -125.

PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 83% of bettors favor the Lightning. 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 5-1 in the last six meetings between these two teams and 14-5 in the last 19 meetings in Florida. The over is also 13-4 in the Lighting's last 17 road games, 43-15-1 in their last 59 games versus the Eastern Conference and 49-22-1 in their last 72 games overall. On the other side, the over is 6-2-1 in Florida's last nine games versus the Southeast and 4-0-1 in the Panthers' last five home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400.

SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: PANTHERS/LIGHTNING OVER 5.5

Bet NHL Games

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

NHL Top Stories

Thumbnail Blackhawks vs. Panthers Prediction Are the Blackhawks a good bet to beat the Panthers tonight when the two clash at 7:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Stars vs. Sharks Prediction Will the Dallas Stars pull off the upset tonight as a home underdog versus the San Jose Sharks at 8:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Hosts still pushing for playoff spot   Maple Leafs rookie Auston Matthews snapped a seven-game goalless drought when he potted his 32nd marker of the season Saturday. Can Ontario’s darling carry that...
Thumbnail Laine, visitors aim to extend Minny's skid   A season that started so promisingly for the Wild is spinning out of control down the stretch. Can Bruce Boudreau’s troops find a way to right themselves...
Thumbnail Defending champs overcoming health issues Washington’s recent slide has provided a glimmer of hope for Pittsburgh in the Metropolitan Division race. But can the Pens avoid a letdown tonight against...

NHL Headlines

NHL Team Pages