Florida visits Boston following overtime win
Florida Panthers (8-0-0, first in the Atlantic) vs. Boston Bruins (3-3-0, sixth in the Atlantic)
Boston; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Bruins -127, Panthers +106; over/under is 6
BOTTOM LINE: The Boston Bruins host Florida after the Panthers knocked off Detroit 3-2 in overtime.
Boston finished 33-16-7 overall with a 18-7-3 record at home a season ago. The Bruins were called for 221 penalties last season averaging 4.0 penalties and 9.5 penalty minutes per game.
Florida finished 37-14-5 overall with a 17-9-2 record on the road during the 2020-21 season. The Panthers scored 188 total goals last season, 39 on power plays and four shorthanded.
In their last matchup on Oct. 27, Florida won 4-1. Gustav Forsling recorded a team-high 3 points for the Panthers.
INJURIES: Bruins: Craig Smith: day to day (undisclosed), Anton Blidh: day to day (upper body).
Panthers: Anton Lundell: day to day (undisclosed).