Sharks vs. Flyers Prediction
Will the Sharks continue their domination versus the Flyers when the two teams meet today in Philadelphia at 1:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Flyers are now +115 money line underdogs versus the Sharks after opening as a +122 underdog. As for the total, oddsmakers believe this should be a low-scoring matchup as they currently list the over/under at 5 goals.
SAN JOSE KEY TRENDS: The Sharks are 4-0 in their last four games versus Metropolitan opponents and are 7-2 in their last nine games against Eastern Conference opponents. They're also 7-1 in their last eight games when their opponent scores two goals or less in its previous game and are 8-3 in their last 11 games versus an opponent with a losing record.
PHILADELPHIA KEY TRENDS: The Flyers have dropped four of their last five games overall and are just 1-7 in their last eight games against Western Conference foes. They're 7-22 in their last 29 games versus Pacific Division opponents and are 1-4 in their last five games when their opponent allows five goals or more in its previous game as well.
OUR PREDICTION: The Sharks are a perfect 8-0 in their last eight games in Philadelphia and are 17-4-2 in their last 23 games overall versus the Flyers. San Jose is also 67-33 in its last 100 games following a loss of three or more goals while Philadelphia has failed to win in five of its last seven games when taking on a team with a winning record.
SATURDAY NHL PREDICTION: SAN JOSE SHARKS -130