of the Tape
The Flyers host the Kings on Monday at the Wells Fargo Center inPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania with the opening face-off slated for 7:05 PM ET. According to NHL betting odds the Flyers are a -115 money line home favorite and the posted total is 5.0. These teams have seen 7 of their last 8 meetings go under the total, including the last 4 played at Philadelphia. The road team has won the last 5-games between these teams. The Flyers are 2nd in the Metropolitan Division and 5th overall in the Eastern Conference. The Kings are 3rd in the Pacific Division and 6th overall in the Western Conference.
down the Stretch
The Los Angeles Kings have won their last 2, and 10 of their last 13-games. They've allowed just 22-goals in those last 13-games. The Kings remain the best in the NHL allowing just 2.0 goals per game. They've gone over the total in just 2 of their last 11-games. This will be the 1st of a 3-game in 4-day road trip for the Kings. They will play at Washington tomorrow, and then conclude the trip at Pittsburgh on Thursday. The Kings have gone over the total in just 7 of their 34 road games this season.
The Philadelphia Flyers have won their last 5-games in a row, and are 12-3 in their last 15 overall. They've gone 4-0 in the last 4, and 6-1 In the last 7 at the Wells Fargo Center. They've gone a solid 22-13 versus the money line at home this season. This will be the finale of a 4-game in 7-day home stand for the Flyers. They've scored 4-goals or more in 7 of their last 10-games. Philadelphia has seen just 13 of their last 43-games go under the total.
Play against any home team which is between -100 to -150 on the money line, and has won 6 or 7 of their last 8-games, in addition to be playing in their 6th or more games in the last 10-games. By playing against the home team in this exact situation you would be 60-40 (60%) over he last 18 seasons. Take Kings over Flyers for Hockey Picks.
Hockey Pick: Kings +105 over the Flyers