Handicapping Picks & Odds |  "Razor" Ray Monohan Picks |  Cappers Picks |  Forums |  Sitemap |  Twitter |  Facebook

Free NHL Pick: Flyers vs. Red Wings Betting Lines & Preview

Philadelphia vs Detroit Pick

NHL Betting action sees the Philadelphia Flyers take on the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday, Nov. 26th at Joe Louis Arena. Cappers Picks has free NHL handicapping all season long.

The Detroit Red Wings are just like a metronome, aren’t they?

The same can’t be said for Philadelphia thus far.

NHL Predictions

Philadelphia vs. Detroit
Date/Time: Wednesday, Nov. 26 2014, 7:30 pm EST
Venue: Joe Louis Arena, Detroit MI
Broadcast: NBC
Philadelphia +140, Detroit -170
Over/Under: 5.5
***2014 BONUSES***

Click here to view today’s… NHL Matchup Angles | NHL Insider Gambling Preview

Another season, another respectable outing for the maddeningly consistent franchise, as the Wings sit third in the Atlantic division with an 11-5-5 record.

Philly currently sits sixth in the Metro division; it has struggled primarily thanks to spotty goaltending and a miserable penalty kill (30th in the league).

The Flyers are not without bright spots – they own two of the better line combinations in the NHL (Voracek-Giroux-Read on the top line and Simmonds-Couturier-Schenn on the third). That glut of talent is responsible for Philly ranking ninth in the league in goals per game.

Now, if goalie Steve Mason could play consistently, the Flyers would be a dangerous club.

There’s always an “if” in there, and thus the Orange-and-Black will fight to tread water in the Eastern Conference in 2014.

Meanwhile, the Red Wings are playing their brand of hockey under head coach Mike Babcock (stop drooling, Toronto Maple Leafs fans). Responsible defensive play, good skating and crisp special teams is the order of the day in Hockeytown, USA.

The slick scoring of Gus Nyquist, the playmaking of Henrik Zetterberg and the two-way game of Riley Sheahan are some examples of Detroit being Detroit, for what seems like decades now. Wait, it is decades. How long ago did Igor Larionov play in the league?

The Wings are coming off a narrow 4-3 win over the Ottawa Senators thanks to two goals from Stephen Weiss, while Mason posted 40+ saves and the shutout for Philly, but still earned a loss following a 1-0 shootout defeat to Long Island.

It’s been that kind of year for the Flyers, currently sitting with a pedestrian 8-9-3 record.

If the two aforementioned lines can heat up for the road team, Philly should light Jimmy Howard’s lamp a few times. If Mason repeats – or comes close to duplicating –   his performance from Monday, Philly has a good chance to procure a win.

Like seemingly every season going back to Ron Hextall’s retirement, it usually comes down to goaltending with the Flyers. Mason is capable of playing very well, but you don’t know what you’re going to get from him on a nightly basis.

Plus, Detroit is tricky on home ice.

Detroit 4, Philadelphia 2

The Wings score enough, and though it hurts having superstar Pavel Datsyuk nicked up and D-man Brendan Smith on the DL, Babcock always finds the players from the farm team to plug in functionally.

4* Free Play: Take the OVER

Due to the talent level, you cannot sleep on Philadelphia on any given night, but the smart money is on the Red Wings at home on Wednesday night.

CappersPicks.com NHL Betting and gambling site provides the BEST Online hockey predictions for you to bet on for the NHL hockey season! Stick with us all season long!

***CLICK HERE*** TO GRAB OUR BEST NFL & CFB Expert Picks for FOOTBALL Betting!

Canadian Players AcceptedAccept American Players



SPORTSBOOK REVIEWS (Click Here!) | BONUSES (Click Here!)


Cappers Picks - Premium Picks For Sale


The Info Plays team is ready to HELP YOU CASH in the MLB on Friday with 2 10* Info Plays that show a BIG EDGE!

Our group has been DOMINATING THE BOOKS this season and have helped plenty of clients like you have their most profitable season EVER!

If you were playing our games for a dime a play you'd be up $4,120 IN PROFITS since August 04, 2022! Don't miss out on any more WINNERS!

Find out for yourself why the Info Plays team is so well respected when it comes to baseball.

We MUST SHOW A PROFIT or else you will get EVERY MLB PLAY tomorrow on Info Plays!

About James Hayes

James has been naming every player on the EA Sports video game rosters for half a decade now, he’s finally putting his knowledge to better use writing for us here at CappersPicks.com. Your comments are welcome below…Give Us Your Take!