NHL Matchups  >>  NY Islanders Islanders vs. Florida Panthers Preview 03/16/2013

The New York Islanders and the Florida Panthers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at BB&T Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Islanders listed as 126-moneyline favorites versus the Panthers, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Last time out for New York, they were a 2-0 winner as they battled the Lightning on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +111 were rewarded, while the 2 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Bruins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at -250 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Florida:
Team record: 7-15-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

is 9-2 SU in their last 11 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
is 15-6 SU in their last 21 games when playing NY Islanders

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

New York:
Team record: 12-12-3 SU, ATS

NY Islanders are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games
NY Islanders are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 6 games when playing on the road against Florida
NY Islanders are 6-15 SU in their last 21 games when playing Florida

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a win are 4-6


NEXT UP:
NY Islanders home to Ottawa, Tuesday, March 19
Florida at Carolina, Tuesday, March 19