Panthers look to snap skid tonight
SUNRISE, FL (TheSpread) – The Florida Panthers look to snap a three-game losing streak today when they play host to the Vancouver Canucks at 7:30PM ET.
Florida is 20-13-10 on the season and 9-6-4 at home. Vancouver is 25-15-3 on the season and 14-7-2 on the road. These two met once this year, with Florida getting a 3-1 road win back on Jan. 8. The road team has actually won three straight in the series, but the Panthers are 3-1 in the last four meetings. These two have scored five goals or less in five of their last six meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Vancouver is the slight favorite on the road, as the Canucks are getting odds of -115 to prevail, while the Panthers are getting a money line of -105 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Florida has dropped three straight coming into tonight, including two straight at home. The Panthers are also 2-3 in their last five games as an underdog while hitting the over in four of their last five. Vancouver has won two straight entering this game, with both games coming on the road. The Canucks are 3-1 in their last four games and they have pushed or hit the under in nine of their last 10.