November 22nd, 2016 the Philadelphia Flyers head to the sunshine state taking on the Florida Panthers. Florida took down the Rangers 3-2 in their last outing, and Philly comes into this game off of a 3-0 home loss. The home team has dominated this series as of late. Winning five or six.
Philadelphia Flyers vs Florida Panthers Hockey Prediction 11-22-16
Goaltender Steve Mason is now a horrific 4-9 with 3.12 goals against average thus far. Along with 0-4 on the road supporting 3.90 goals against average. However, against the Panthers in his career, he is 7-5 supporting 2.04 goals against average.
Offensively Philly ranks 6th overall in scoring with 3.16 goals per game. And ranking 4th in shots taken, 3.23 shots per game. If that were not convincing enough that this offense is lethal, their power play conversions would rank 3rd in the NHL. Cashing on 25% of their chances.
Defensively. Well, they have been horrific thus far. They rank in the basement of the NHL placing 30th, allowing 3.42 goals per game. And they rank 4th in the NHL in shots allowed, allowing 27 per game. Their penalty killing units? HA! 27th overall, allowing teams to score on 21.8% of their man advantages.
Florida Coming Back?
James Reimer is 3-4 supporting a high 3.05 goals against average in between the pipes. Expect Roberto Luongo to get the start tonight. Who is 7-5 supporting a decent 2.24 goals against average. Along with a stellar 5-2 allowing just 1.84 goals per game on home ice.
Florida ranks in the middle of the pact, 12th overall in scoring. Lighting the lamp 2.68 goals per game on average. And 13th in the NHL in shots taken, 30. Unlike the Flyers lethal power play, the Panthers rank 12th on the power play. But, better than the Flyers, 15th in goals allowed, on average 2.63 goals per game.
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Florida Panthers to win
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