Philadelphia Flyers vs New York Islanders Odds & Info
|Game||Philadelphia Flyers vs New York Islanders|
|Date & Time||Tuesday September 1, 2020, 7:00 PM (EDT)|
Scotiabank Arena Scotiabank Arena, 40, Bay Street, South Core, Spadina—Fort York, Toronto, Ontario, M5J 2X2, Canada
PHI -110 ; O/U 5
The New York Islanders look to clinch their NHL Eastern Conference semifinals best-of-seven series against the Philadelphia Flyers with a victory in Game 5 on Monday. The Islanders took a 3-1 lead in the series with a 3-2 victory over the Flyers on Sunday. Brock Nelson scored two goals to help lead New York to the victory, while Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored the go-ahead goal late in the third period to give the Islanders the win.
Left winger Anthony Beauvillier is leading New York in goals scored with seven. Left winger Josh Bailey is leading in assists with 11 and in points with 13. Left winger Anders Lee is the leader in penalty minutes with 13. In goal, Semyon Varlamov is 9-2 with a goals-against average of 1.69 and a save percentage of .935.
Philadelphia must find a way to score goals or will be going home following Tuesday’s Game 5. The Flyers scored just two goals on Sunday against the Islanders defense. Ivan Provorov and Sean Couturier scored the two goals for Philadelphia. Philadelphia lost two straight games for the first time since early in January. Brian Elliott started in place of Carter Hart in net for Philadelphia and made 30 saves.
Right winger Jakub Voracek is leading Philadelphia in goals scored with four. Center Kevin Hayes is leading the Flyers in assists with 7 and points with 10. Voracek has a team-high 22 minutes in penalties. In goal, Carter Hart is 7-4 with a goals-against average of 2.08 and save percentage of .931.
Recent Betting Trends
- New York is 8-2 in its last 10
- The OVER has cashed in 6 of the Islanders last 7 on Tuesday
- Philadelphia is 14-6 in its last 20
- The UNDER has cashed in 11 of the Flyers last 16
Free NHL Pick:
Philadelphia entered this playoff season as one of the favorites in the Eastern Conference, but the Flyers are on the brink of elimination. Philadelphia cannot break through New York's defense and has not been able to hold the Islanders in check in the attack zone. New York has won seven of the last eight head-to-head with Philadelphia and will win and eliminate the Flyers on Tuesday. Final Score Prediction, New York Islanders win 4-3.