San Jose Sharks at Florida Panthers 11/11/2014 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Tony Sink - 11/10/2014
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at 7:30 PM ET
BB&T Center in Sunrise
For Updated Odds on This Game Click Here
On Tuesday night, the San Jose Sharks will play their third straight road game when they visit the Florida Panthers. They played each other twice last season and were both able to pick up one win.
On Sunday, San Jose gave up three first-period goals to the Chicago Blackhawks and ended up losing 5-2 on the road. They lost that game despite getting 34 shots on goal and outhitting the Blackhawks 29-13 on the night.
The Sharks have had one of the better offenses so far this season by scoring three goals per game. Through 16 games, center Patrick Marleau has scored five goals and is tied for the team-high in points with 16. Goalie Antti Niemi is 6-4-1 record with a .915 save percentage and a 2.68 GAA.
The Panthers gave up six goals in the final two periods of their game against the Calgary Flames on Saturday and ended up losing 6-4. They did have four goals in the game, but they ended up goalless on their three power play opportunities.
Through 12 games, the Panthers have held their opponents to just 2.4 goals per game, but their offense has only been able to score 1.7 goals per game. Scottie Upshall and Brandon Pirri are tied for the team lead in goals with three apiece. Goaltender Roberto Luongo has a 4-3-3 record this season with a 2.31 GAA and a .925 save percentage.
San Jose Sharks Betting Trends
San Jose Sharks are 8-8-0 Against the Spread
San Jose Sharks are 8-8-0 against the Over/Under
Florida Panthers Betting Trends
Florida Panthers are 4-8-0 Against the Spread
Florida Panthers are 3-9-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
San Jose Sharks
10/18/14 RW Mike Brown Hand out indefinitely
10/06/14 LW Raffi Torres Knee out indefinitely
11/08/14 D Dmitry Kulikov Knee injured last game, "?" Tuesday vs San Jose
11/08/14 LW Sean Bergenheim Lower Body "?" Tuesday vs San Jose
11/01/14 C Brandon Pirri Concussion out indefinitely
11/01/14 C David Bolland Groin out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take San Jose
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Read more articles by Tony Sink
Get all of Tonight's NHL Picks.
Get all of Tonight's guaranteed Expert NHL Picks.