Flyers vs. Penguins Pick
1 Philadelphia Flyers at 2 Pittsburgh Penguins, 12:30PM ET
According to oddsmakers at YouWager, the Penguins are a -165 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Flyers are a +145 underdog, while the total is set at 6 goals.
Pittsburgh opened as a -175 favorite before the line dropped, while the total has remained at 6 goals. Pittsburgh can now be found between a -163 and -170 favorite, while the Flyers can be bet from +135 to +153. The total is at 6 goals everywhere.
As of Sunday morning, 72 percent of public bets have poured in on the Penguins. Online wager also states that 73 percent of bets are on the over.
INJURY TO WATCH
Philadelphia left winger Michael Raffl (upper body), goalie Brian Elliott (abdominal) and goaltender Michal Neuvirth (lower body) are all out until early April. Defenseman Johnny Oduya (lower body) is out indefinitely. For the Penguins, center Zach Aston-Reese (upper body) is questionable to play. Right winger Carter Rowney (upper body) is out indefinitely.
The over has hit six of the last seven times when the Flyers have met the Penguins, including all three meetings this season. Philadelphia is 39-34 on overs this season, while Pittsburgh is even better at 42-31. The over has hit in five straight Flyers games, while four of the last five Penguins games have gone over. This one should be another high-scoring affair.
NHL DAILY PREDICTION: FLYERS/PENGUINS OVER 6