The Philadelphia Flyers (25-16-6) meet the Montreal Canadiens (20-21-7) at the Wells Fargo Center in the NHL on Thursday evening.
The Flyers won a second straight game, with a 4-3 OT victory on the road at the St. Louis Blues on Wednesday night.
Tyler Pitlick, Michael Raffl and Travis Konecny scored in regulation time for the Flyers, with Jakub Voracek adding the decisive goal in overtime. Brian Elliott stopped 30 shots.
Philadelphia are averaging 3.07 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 2.98 (GA). Konecny has 14 goals and 39 points, while Voracek has recorded 28 assists. They are 15-3-4 on home-ice.
The Canadiens were last in action on Monday night, when they secured a 2-0 win on home-ice against the Calgary Flames. After an eight-game losing streak, this was a second straight win for Montreal.
Jordan Weal and rookie Ryan Poehling scored the goals for the Canadiens, with Carey Price making 31 saves.
Montreal are averaging 3.04 GPG, while they are allowing 3.13 (GA). Tomas Tatar leads the way with regards to goals, points and assists, with 16, 39 and 23 respectively. They are 11-9-3 on the road.
Philadelphia Flyers vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Lines & Prediction
The Flyers have got the better of some of the season’s leading teams in recent games and with their excellent record on home-ice, they have to be the tips in predictions going into this game.
NHL Prediction: Money Line – Philadelphia Flyers to Win @ -154 (1.65) with Betway