Flyers at Bruins 1/31/19 - NHL Picks & Predictions

Last Updated: 08/08/2019 at 9:08 AM ET

On Thursday, the Philadelphia Flyers look for their sixth straight victory when they visit TD Garden to play the Boston Bruins. The Flyers won their fifth straight on Tuesday night defeating the New York Rangers 1-0. Oskar Lindblom scored for the Flyers in the win, while Anthony Stolarz made 38 saves in net for just his second career shutout in the NHL.

Boston lost its second straight on Tuesday falling to the Winnipeg Jets at home 4-3 in a shootout. Patrice Bergeron scored a pair of goals for Boston and David Pastrnak scored one while Brad Marchand assisted on all three. Sean Couturier leads the Flyers in goals scored with 19. Claude Giroux leads the Flyers in assists with 38 and points with 52. Goalie Anthony Stolarz is 3-3-2 and has a goal’s against average of 3.44 and .898 save percentage. Philadelphia is 22nd in goals scored at 2.82 and 28th in goals against at 3.40.

David Pastrnak leads the Bruins in goals scored with 28 and in points with 59. Brad Marchand is the team leader in assists with 37. Jaroslav Halak is 13-9-3 in net with a goals against average of 2.49 and save percentage of .918. Boston on the season is 18th in goals scored per game at 2.90 and 4th in goals against per game at 2.62.

Boston is not playing as well as Philadelphia at this point in time, but has won 12 of the last 14 on its home ice against the Flyers and the Bruins have won 22 of the last 30 overall against Philadelphia. Boston is 39-17 in its last 56 at TD Garden. Final Score Prediction, Boston Bruins win 5-2.

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