The Blues and Flyers are set to face off at 7:00 ET on NBCS. The Flyers will host the game at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, PA. This non-conference matchup has an over/under of 5.5 goals, and the Flyers are favored by -1.5 against the Blues.

ST. LOUIS BLUES VS PHILADELPHIA FLYERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Philadelphia Flyers -1.5

This game will be played at Wells Fargo Center at 7:00 ET on Monday, March 4th.

WHY BET THE PHILADELPHIA FLYERS:

  • Coming in as 1.5 goal favorites, our projections have the Flyers picking up a 4-3 win.
  • Take the Flyers on the moneyline
  • On the spread, we like Blues (+1.5)

Can St. Louis Secure a Road Victory?

On the season, the Blues have a record of 31-26-3, which has them in 5th place in the Central Division and 10th in the Western Conference. In games against other teams in the West, St. Louis has gone 18-17.

Over their last ten games, the Blues have gone 4-6 and are 2-3 in their last five. On the road this season, St. Louis has gone 13-15-2.

When looking at the Blues' puck line record, they have gone 34-26 on the season and 15-15 on the road. Overall, St. Louis has 19 wins by multiple goals and 12 wins by just one goal. Coming into this game, the team's average scoring margin is at -0.2 goals per game.

In their last 10 road games, the Blues have gone 6-4 against the puck line. Their puck line record as the underdog is at 28-17, and they have gone 2-1 against the puck line in their last three games. In their last 10 games, St. Louis has gone 5-5 against the puck line.

This season, St. Louis' games are averaging 6 goals per game. Their average over/under line is 6.3. The Blues currently have an over/under record of 25-30-5.

Through their last three road games, St. Louis has an puck line record of just 1-2. However, their overall record was 0-3 while averaging 1 goals per game.

On the offensive side, the Blues are scoring an 2.9 goals per game this season, ranking 26th in the NHL. When it came to shots on target per game, they are 26th in the league. Looking at how the Blues' offense is performing during power plays, they are 24th in power play goals and 3rd in shorthanded goals.

The leading scorer for St. Louis' offense is Pavel Buchnevich. Coming into the game he has 24 goals, ranking 37th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 24 assists so far.

In terms of defense, the Flyers head into the game ranked 30th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 27.6 shots per game against Philadelphia. So far, they are 11th in shutouts, achieving 4 shutouts.

Goalie Jordan Binnington gets the start and has made 41 starts this season. His record at this point is 21-16, and his save percentage is 0.944%.

Can the Flyers Live Up to the Hype at Home?

At home this season, the Flyers have gone 16-13-2 and enter tonight's game on a two-game winning streak at home. In the Eastern Conference, Philadelphia is in 8th place, and they have gone 14-19 against other Eastern Conference teams. Overall, the Flyers have a record of 32-23-7.

As the favorite, Philadelphia has gone 12-6-1 this season and 20-17-6 when they have been the underdog. Over their last ten games, the Flyers have gone 5-5 and they are 2-3 in their last five games.

At home this season, the Flyers have a puck line record of 14-17 and an average scoring margin of -.1 goals per game. So far, Philadelphia has been the underdog in 43 games and has a puck line record of 32-11 as the underdog.

Overall, the Flyers have 20 wins by multiple goals and have gone 7-3 against the puck line in their last ten games. In their last five home games, Philadelphia has gone 4-1 against the puck line.

Games involving Philadelphia have an average of 6 goals per game this season. Their average over/under line is 6.1. In terms of their over/under performance, the Flyers come in with a record of 26-33-3.

Although St. Louis has a straight up record of 0-3 in their last three road games, they have not held up as well vs the puck line going 1-2. The team averaged 1 goals per game in these games.

For their offensive performance, the Flyers come in averaging 3 goals per game this season, which is 20th in the NHL. In the category of shots on goal per game, they are 2nd in the league. The Flyers went 23-14 in games where they had more shots than their opponents. However, in games with fewer shots on goal, their record was 7-9.

Philadelphia's current leading scorer is Travis Konecny. This season, he has 27 goals, which puts him 24th in the NHL. Konecny also comes into the game with 27 assists.

Defensively, the Flyers are currently 30th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 27.6 shots per game against Philadelphia. They also are 11th in shutouts, coming in with 4 shutouts.

Entering the game, goalie Samuel Ersson has started 32 games this season. His current record stands at 17-12, and his save percentage is 0.694%.