The Pittsburgh Penguins are riding a six-game losing streak against the state-rival Philadelphia Flyers as those two teams prepare to meet at the Consol Energy Center in NHL betting action at the online sportsbooks on Wednesday night.
The Flyers and Penguins last met on January 20, with Philadelphia pulling out a 3-2 victory in that contest as big +161 home underdogs on the NHL moneyline. The Flyers also topped the Penguins 5-3 as road underdogs at the sportsbooks in their first meeting of the year in October.
Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Opening Odds and Betting Line
On the opening NHL betting line for this matchup, Pittsburgh sat as -195 Favorite over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5.5 at Bodog but may move closer to puck drop.
Computer Prediction: Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Pick
Odds – VSB
score prediction models pick a 2.5-2 result in favor of the Penguins today. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Pittsburgh will face the 30-29-17 Flyers. In totals betting, the Penguins are 29-43-4 in over under betting so far this season while the Philadelphia Flyers are 32-40-4. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs Philadelphia injuries news.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds – VSB
show the No. 23-rated Philadelphia Flyers taking on the No. 17-rated Pittsburgh Penguins in this contest.
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How Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Pittsburgh Penguins No. 18-ranked offense (2.76 goals per game) against a Philadelphia Flyers defense that ranks No. 24 at 2.88 goals per game allowed. The Penguins powerplay has clicked at a 19.83% rate while the Flyers have a 76.64% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Philadelphia lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Sharks on March 28. Bettors who backed the Sharks at -105 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
The Penguins were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at -185 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for OVER bettors.
Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Odds Trends
Philadelphia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Philadelphia is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Philadelphia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Pittsburgh
Philadelphia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 7 games
Pittsburgh is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
Pittsburgh is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Philadelphia
Next Betting Matchups
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