Nashville Predators vs. Philadelphia Flyers Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks [12/21/2023]

Nashville Predators vs. Philadelphia Flyers Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks  [12/21/2023]

The Philadelphia Flyers will face the Nashville Predators in NHL action at Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, starting at 7:00PM ET.'s in-depth betting preview for Thursday's Predators vs. Flyers matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Predators vs. Flyers Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Spread

We have used powerful machine learning and statistics to simulate the outcome of Thursday's NHL game between the Predators and Flyers 10,000 times, in line with our coverage of NHL picks.

Our popular predictive analytics model currently gives the Flyers a 51% chance of beating the Predators.

According to our model, the Predators (+1.5) have a 70% chance of covering the puck line, while the 5.5-goal Over/Under has a 52% chance of going over.

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Predators vs. Flyers Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Predators Flyers
Puck Line +1.5 (-250) -1.5 (+220)
Moneyline -105 -110
Total o5.5 (-122) u5.5 (+104)
  • The Flyers are currently -1.5 favorites versus the Predators, with +220 at FanDuel Sportsbook the best odds currently available.
  • For the underdog Predators (+1.5) to cover the puck line, BetMGM Sportsbook has the best odds currently on offer at -250. In a sign of how close this game is expected to be, both the Flyers and Predators are currently at minus-money betting odds on the moneyline.

  • FanDuel currently has the best moneyline odds for the Flyers at -110. That means you can risk $110 to win $100 for a total payout of $210 if they get the W.

  • On the other hand, BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Predators at -105, where you can risk $105 to win $100 for a total payout of $205 if they come out on top.
  • The Over/Under for total goals scored sits at 5.5 with DraftKings Sportsbook, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -122, while FanDuel currently has the best odds for the Under at +104.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, check out all the online sportsbooks available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

Predators vs. Flyers Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks to make on this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Puck Line Predators +1.5 -250
Moneyline Flyers -110
Total Under 5.5 +104


Despite the Over being more likely to hit on this occasion, Under 5.5 is our best bet owing to the better odds (+104) that are available from FanDuel Sportsbook.

Dimers' NHL best bets are based on complex simulations and wagering intelligence to serve you the best possible plays every day of the year.

Predators vs. Flyers Player Props

Who will score the first goal in Predators vs. Flyers?

According to our model, Nashville's Filip Forsberg is most likely to score the first goal in Predators vs. Flyers.

Our projections give Forsberg an 8.6% chance of scoring the first goal at Wells Fargo Center, while the Predators star is a 37.9% chance of netting an anytime goal.

First Goal Scorer Predictions

Nashville Predators

Player First Goal Probability
Filip Forsberg 8.6%
Ryan O'Reilly 5.6%
Roman Josi 4.5%
Thomas Novak 3.8%
Gustav Nyquist 3.6%

Philadelphia Flyers

Player First Goal Probability
Travis Konecny 7.4%
Owen Tippett 5.2%
Sean Couturier 5.0%
Cam Atkinson 4.3%
Joel Farabee 3.6%

Anytime Goal Scorer Predictions

Nashville Predators

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Filip Forsberg 37.9%
Ryan O'Reilly 27.6%
Roman Josi 21.0%
Yakov Trenin 19.4%
Thomas Novak 18.7%

Philadelphia Flyers

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Travis Konecny 37.1%
Owen Tippett 26.5%
Sean Couturier 23.8%
Tyson Foerster 20.9%
Joel Farabee 20.7%
Don't forget, our model updates frequently, so keep checking this page for the latest betting analysis before the Predators vs. Flyers on Thursday December 21, 2023.

Predators vs. Flyers Game Information

Thursday's action between the Flyers and Predators at Wells Fargo Center is scheduled to commence at 7:00PM ET.


Our full coverage of Predators vs. Flyers includes pregame predictions, betting picks, and live win probabilities.

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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Thursday's Predators vs. Flyers clash, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial standards.

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