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New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers 09/05/2020 NHL Picks, Previews & Game Analysis
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New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers 09/05/2020 – The New York Islanders and the Philadelphia Flyers are going to a do-or-die game to determine who advances to the second round and face the Tampa Bay Lightning. Game 7 will be played at the close-door venue of the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, Ontario this Saturday, September 5. It is NBC that will be owning the broadcast rights for this game and the live coverage will begin at 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. The same broadcast is set to be shown through online live streaming for NHL.TV subscribers. It is seen by the NHL Vegas Odds that this Game 7 will be the time that the New York Islanders will defeat the Philadelphia Flyers for the knockout blow and score a date with Tampa Bay.
New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers 09/05/2020
When: Saturday, September 5, 7:30 PM ET
Where: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario
New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers 09/05/2020 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders were in a very tightly contested battle with the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 6 but lost by only one overtime goal. They were down 2-0 and they scored their first goal in 16:33 mark in the first period with Derick Brassard getting some help from Devon Toews and Brock Nelson. The Islanders scored the next two goals with Matt Martin scoring the equalizer and Anders Lee pushing the team to the lead at 2-1 in 3:06 in the second period. After the game was tied once again, Matthew Barzal scored another goal before the period ended. Eventually, it was a defensive matchup in the final period but the Flyers scored the tying shot and won it in overtime.
Players to watch: J. Bailey LW (G 2 A 13 PTS 15), M Barzal C (G 5 A 8 PTS 13), B. Nelson C (G 6 A 6 PTS 11).
The Philadelphia Flyers went into a see-saw battle with the New York Islanders and eventually prevailed in overtime with Ivan Provorov saving the day and taking the series to a Game 7. Prior to that, the team scored the first two goals, and thanks to Kevin Hayes and James Van Riemsdyk. The Flyers’ defense collapsed and gave up the lead as they allowed three straight goals from the Islanders. Michael Raffi scored the equalizer but the Islanders let the game again by the start of the final period. Scott Laughton managed to tie the game at 9:53 of the final period and put the game to extra time.
Players to Watch: K. Hayes C (G 4 A 9 PTS 13), S. Laughton C (G 4 A 5 PTS 9), S. Couturier C (G 2 A 7 PTS 9).
New York Islanders vs Philadelphia Flyers Betting Predictions
Philadelphia is 14-6 SU in their last 20 games.
NY Islanders are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
Islanders vs Flyers Betting Picks
NY Islanders are 10-5 SU in their last 15 games.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Flyers in this game is -110 while the Islanders are the favored team at -130.
Spread: 1.5 points between both teams across the spread for Game 7. Islanders are at -1.5 while the Flyers are at +1.5.
Total: 5 points is the total for both teams. The Islanders going over while the Flyers are expected to go over.
Score Prediction: 4-3, Islanders win.