Panthers vs. Bruins Prediction & Picks: Line, Spread, Over/Under – NHL Playoffs Second Round Game 5

The Florida Panthers and Boston Bruins take the ice Tuesday in Game 5 of the NHL Playoffs Second Round at Amerant Bank Arena, beginning at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN, SNE, SNO, CBC, and TVAS. The Panthers are ahead 3-1 in the series. The Bruins are underdogs (+170) against the Panthers (-210).

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Before this matchup, here’s who we expect to secure the win in Tuesday’s NHL Playoffs Second Round action.

Panthers vs. Bruins Predictions for Tuesday

Our computer model for this game expects a final tally of Panthers 4, Bruins 2.

  • Moneyline Pick: Panthers (-210)
  • Total Pick: Over 5.5 (computer predicts 5.8 goals on average)
  • Spread Pick: Panthers (-1.5)

Panthers Splits and Trends

  • The Panthers have gone 11-6-17 in overtime contests as part of an overall record of 52-24-6.
  • In the 30 games Florida has played that were decided by one goal, it has a 19-7-4 record (good for 42 points).
  • In the nine games this season the Panthers registered only one goal, they finished 0-8-1.
  • Florida has taken 13 points from the 10 games this season when it scored exactly two goals (5-2-3 record).
  • The Panthers have scored at least three goals in 65 games (54-9-2, 110 points).
  • In the 35 games when Florida has capitalized on a single power-play goal, it went 29-6-0 to register 58 points.
  • In the 70 games when it outshot its opponent, Florida is 45-20-5 (95 points).
  • The Panthers have been outshot by opponents in 16 games, going 10-5-1 to record 21 points.

Bruins Splits and Trends

  • The Bruins have a 47-20-15 record this season and are 12-16-28 in contests that have required overtime.
  • Boston has earned 39 points (13-8-13) in its 34 games that finished with a one-goal margin.
  • This season the Bruins recorded just one goal in 16 games and have gone 0-11-5 (five points).
  • When Boston has scored two goals this season, they’ve earned 12 points (4-9-4 record).
  • The Bruins have scored three or more goals in 58 games, earning 103 points from those contests.
  • Boston has scored a lone power-play goal in 35 games this season and has registered 48 points from those matchups.
  • When outshooting its opponent this season, Boston is 18-3-6 (42 points).
  • The Bruins’ opponents have had more shots in 61 games. The Bruins went 29-22-10 in those matchups (68 points).

Team Stats Comparison

Panthers Rank Panthers AVG Bruins AVG Bruins Rank
11th 3.23 Goals Scored 3.21 13th
1st 2.41 Goals Allowed 2.7 5th
2nd 33.7 Shots 29.3 21st
3rd 27.8 Shots Allowed 30.5 21st
8th 23.51% Power Play % 22.22% 14th
6th 82.47% Penalty Kill % 82.46% 7th

Panthers vs. Bruins Game Time and TV Channel

  • When: Tuesday, May 14, 2024 at 7:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN, SNE, SNO, CBC, and TVAS
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo
  • Where: Amerant Bank Arena in Sunrise, Florida

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