Betting on today's Panthers and Blues game? Catch the action at Enterprise Center in St. Louis, MO, as the Blues hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The Panthers are the favored team in this non-conference contest against the Blues. The game's over/under currently sits at 6 goals.

FLORIDA PANTHERS VS ST. LOUIS BLUES BETTING PICK

The Pick: St. Louis Blues +1.5

This game will be played at Enterprise Center at 8:00 ET on Tuesday, January 9th.

WHY BET THE ST. LOUIS BLUES:

  • In spite of being 1.5 goal underdogs, we anticipate the Blues winning this one 4-3.
  • We like the Blues on the moneyline (+141)
  • The Blues are also our pick on the spread at +1.5

Will Florida Win on the Road?

Florida comes into this game with a record of 25-12-2, which has them in 2nd place in the Atlantic Division and 3rd place in the Eastern Conference. The Panthers have won seven straight games, including four in a row on the road. For the season, Florida is 13-7-2 away from home and has been favored in 29 of their 39 games.

Over their last ten games, the Panthers have gone 8-2, and they have won six straight games when they have been favored. In games against other teams in the Eastern Conference, Florida has gone 13-4 this season.

Florida enters the game with a puck line record of 20-19 and an average scoring margin of +.6 goals per game. So far this season, the Panthers have 16 wins by multiple goals and have gone 12-17 against the puck line when favored.

Over their last ten games, the Panthers have gone 6-4 against the puck line and have won their last four games by more than one goal. When playing on the road, Florida has gone 13-9 against the puck line and has a scoring margin of +.6 goals per game.

For the season, the average number of goals per game in matchups featuring Florida is 5.7. The season's average over/under line is currently at 6.4. The Panthers come in with an over/under record of 15-24-0.

The Panthers are 3-0 puck line in their three last road games and 3-0 straight-up.

When looking at their offense, the Panthers have an average of 3.2 goals per game this season, positioning themselves 16th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are ranked 3rd in the league. The Panthers went 18-11 in games where they had more shots than their opponents. However, in games with fewer shots on goal, their record was 5-1.

Florida will be looking for a good game from Sam Reinhart who leads the team in scoring with 28 goals, ranking 3rd in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 22 assists so far.

In terms of defense, the Blues head into the game ranked 14th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 31.5 shots per game against St. Louis. So far, they are 19th in shutouts, achieving 2 shutouts.

Entering the game, goalie Sergei Bobrovsky has started 30 games this season. His current record stands at 20-9, and his save percentage is 0.942%.

Will the St. Louis Defense Show Up at Home?

At home this season, the St. Louis Blues have gone 12-6-0, including winning their last two games. In the Western Conference, the Blues are in 9th place and have a record of 20-17-1. Against other teams in the Central Division, St. Louis has gone 7-10 this season.

As the underdog, the Blues have gone 15-11-1 this year. In their last ten games, they have gone 7-3, and over their last five games, they have gone 3-2. For the season, the Blues have been the underdog in 27 of their 38 games.

At home, the Blues have a puck line record of 12-6 and an average scoring margin of +.3 goals per game. Overall, St. Louis has 12 wins by multiple goals and 16 losses by multiple goals.

So far this season, the Blues have a puck line record of 21-17, including going 8-2 in their last 10 games. As the underdog, St. Louis has a puck line record of 17-10, and their average scoring margin as the underdog is 0 goals per game.

Games involving St. Louis have an average of 6 goals per game this season. Their average over/under line is 6.4. In terms of their over/under performance, the Blues come in with a record of 13-22-3.

In their last three road games, Florida has averaged 5 goals per game while allowing 2. The team's record in this stretch was 3-0 while going 3-0 vs. the spread.

When looking at their offense, the Blues have an average of 2.8 goals per game this season, positioning themselves 27th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are ranked 23rd in the league. This year, the Blues have recorded a 9-7 record in games where they outshoot their opponent. For games with fewer shots on goal, they have a 10-9 record.

St. Louis' leading goal scorer is Robert Thomas. So far this season, he has 16 goals, placing him 36th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 25 assists so far.

Defensively, the Blues are currently 14th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 31.5 shots per game against St. Louis. They also are 19th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts.

Entering the game, goalie Jordan Binnington has started 26 games this season. His current record stands at 13-11, and his save percentage is 0.951%.