The Boston Bruins will host the Florida Panthers in this match up today in Boston.
The Boston Bruins have been playing quite well of late, losing only 1 game from their last 5. And have been scoring plenty of goals.
The Florida Panthers are coming off a 5-2 win over the Ottawa Senators, ending a 3 game losing streak.
Looking at Bostons last 5 totals, we see them 3-2 to the OVER, with all those overs coming in the last 3 consecutive game.
Boston have scored 27 goals in those 5 games. and allowed 12.
The Florida Panthers are trending 4-1-0 to the OVER. Thats 4 OVERS and 1 push.
Scoring 18 goals while allowing a whopping 24.
Probable goalies are Roberto Luongo for the Panthers, with a GAA of 3.36. And Tuukka Rask with a GAA of 2.42 for the Bruins.
Looking at the last 5 head to heads totals wise, we see 2 overs 2 unders and a push.
But its important to note, that those last 2 recent head to heads both went over the total.
With the last game going down just 1 week ago, with Boston winning 7-3.
If we combine the last 5 for both teams we an 7-1-2 to the OVER trend, and Florida have been giving up a huge amount of goals lately,
including 7 against Boston last time these teams met. With that being said,
theyve also been able to score a bunch, averaging 3.6 goals in their past 5 games.
The Problem for Florida here seems to be their allowing 4.8 in the last 5,
add that with the fact that Boston are scoring on average 5.4 goals a game in their last 5.
Both teams recent head to head history is also trending over.
After analyzing the information we have to work with,This seems to be a very good situation for the over to hit.
And for all those reasons, Im taking the OVER.