|NHL Panthers vs. Islanders Picks & Predictions for April 1, 2014|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Tuesday, 01 April 2014 14:09|
Panthers vs. Islanders Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Islanders are -160 money line favorites over the Panthers, who are +147 on the ML. Florida is 27-41-8 on the year and 13-24-3 on the road, while New York is 29-35-10 overall and 12-18-8 at home. The total for tonight’s game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Islanders opened as -160 money line favorites and that’s where the line currently sits at most online and Vegas sports books, while the Panthers’ odds opened at +147 and that’s where it currently sits. The total, meanwhile, opened at 5.5 and that’s where it currently sits.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 62% of bettors favor the Islanders. 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 5-1-2 in the last eight meetings between these two teams, 9-1-1 in their last 11 games playing on zero days rest, and 6-1 in their last seven versus Metropolitan. The over is also 12-4 in the Islanders’ last 16 home games, 13-5 in their last 18 games playing on two days rest and 47-21-1 in their last 69 games following a win.
TUESDAY NHL FREE PICK: PANTHERS/ISLANDERS OVER 5.5