The Seattle Kraken (21-19-10) travel to face off against the Philadelphia Flyers (27-19-6) on Saturday, February 10th. This game will be played at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia and televised on ESPN+. The Flyers are coming off a win in their previous game, while the Kraken are looking to get back on track from a loss to the Sharks. Puck drop is set for 7:00 ET.
Kraken vs Flyers
The Seattle Kraken Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Seattle comes into this game with a record of 21-19-10, which puts them 11th in the Western Conference and 6th in the Pacific Division. On the road, the Kraken are 10-10-6, but they have lost four straight games away from home. As the underdog, Seattle has gone 10-15-7 this season.
Over their last ten games, the Kraken have gone 4-6, and they have lost two of their last three games. For the season, Seattle has been favored in 18 of their 50 games, going 11-4-3 in those games.
On the season, Seattle has gone just 27-23 against the puck line and 12-12 on the road. They have an average scoring margin of -.1 goals per game and have gone 19-13 against the puck line as the underdog.
So far, the Kraken have 16 losses by more than one goal, and in their last ten road games, they are 5-5 against the puck line. Overall, their average scoring margin on the road is -.5 goals per game.
Coming off a 2-0 loss on the road to the Sharks, the Kraken are hoping to bounce back today. Facing the San Jose defense, the Kraken were shutout. While being shutout, the Kraken’s offense finished with 6 giveaways and took a total of 32 shots on goal.
Seattle was favored by -1.5 giving them a loss vs. the puck line. With a combined total of 2 goals, the game concluded below the over/under line of 5.5.
The Philadelphia Flyers Are Coming Off A Win
At home this season, the Flyers are 12-12-2, and they have won two straight games. In the Eastern Conference standings, Philadelphia is in 6th place and 3rd in the Metropolitan Division. Overall, the Flyers have a record of 27-19-6 and have been favored in 14 games, going 8-5-1 in those matchups.
Over their last ten games, the Flyers are 5-5, and they have gone 2-1 in their last three games. In games against other Eastern Conference teams, Philadelphia has gone 12-14 this season.
At home this season, Philadelphia has an average scoring margin of -.4 goals per game. So far, their puck line record at home is 10-16, and their overall puck line record is 31-21. In their last ten games at home, the Flyers have gone just 2-8 vs. the puck line.
So far, the team has 16 wins by multiple goals compared to 11 wins by just one goal. Their puck line record as the favorite is just 3-11, and they have dropped eight straight games vs. the puck line when favored.
The Flyers recently hosted the Jets and emerged victorious with a 4-1 win. In the offensive department, the Flyers notched three goals during the first period and one time in the second period. Throughout the game, the Philadelphia offense managed to score one time while short-handed and took 21 shots on goal.
Philadelphia was the underdog going into the game and picked up a win against the puck line. The game finished below the over/under line of 5.5 with a combined total of 5 goals.
Seattle Offense Breakdown
On offense, the Kraken are averaging 2.8 goals per game which is 26th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 23rd in the league. This season, the Kraken have a 8-8 record in games where they outshoot their opponent. In games with fewer shots on goal, they hold a 12-11 record.
For the season, the over/under record of the Kraken’s stands at 21-25-4. They have had 27 games during the season that exceeded the 5.5 over/under line. On average, their games are averaging 5.7 goals per game.
Flyers Offense Breakdown
On offense, the Flyers are averaging 2.9 goals per game which is 21st in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 2nd in the league. The Philadelphia offense is ranked 28th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they find themselves at 1st in the NHL.
The Flyers have posted an over/under record of 20-29-3 so far this season. During last season, they participated in 34 games that did not exceed the over/under line set at 5.5. On average, their games had 6.1 goals per game.
Seattle Team Defense
Seattle defense takes on the Flyers ranked 21st in goals allowed. On average, opponents are averaging 29.3 shots per game against Seattle. They also are 18th in shutouts, with 2 shutouts.
Philadelphia Team Defense
Defensively, the Flyers come into the season ranked 24th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 28 shots per game against Philadelphia. For the season, they are ranked 6th in shutouts, coming in with 4 shutouts.
Kraken vs Flyers Trends
- Across their five previous road games, Seattle has an puck line mark of 1-4. Their straight up record in these matchups was 1-4 while averaging 2 goals per game.
- Across the Flyers last ten home games, the team averaged 3 goals per game while allowing 3. Their record vs the puck line in these contests was 2-8, while going 4-6 straight-up.
- In their last ten games as the betting underdog, the Flyers have a straight up record of 5-5 and an puck line mark of 5-5.
- Going back to their last ten games as the favorite, the Kraken have a straight up record of 8-2. But, their mark vs the puck line was just 6-4.
When making a moneyline pick, my choice is the Flyers to come out with a win against the Kraken while playing at home. Considering the moneyline odds at -119, I’m placing my bet on the Flyers to win outright.
When it comes to a puck line pick, our choice is the Flyers to secure the win and cover. Expect the Flyers to dominate this one with a multi-goal win over the Kraken.
When considering the over/under line, which is currently at 5.5 goals, we believe that this game will go over that threshold, and we recommend wagering on the over.
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