Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Semifinals on Wednesday will see the Florida Panthers and Carolina Hurricanes face off, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on TNT, CBC, SportsNet, and TVAS. The Panthers lead the series 3-0. Bookmakers list the Hurricanes as the underdog in this decisive matchup, with -107 moneyline odds against the Panthers (-112).
Panthers vs. Hurricanes Odds
Favorite: Panthers (-112)
Underdog: Hurricanes (-107)
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When is Panthers vs. Hurricanes and when does it start?
This game between the Panthers and Hurricanes will happen on Wednesday, May 24, 2023. You should expect the puck drop at 8:00 PM ET.
Where to Watch Panthers vs. Hurricanes
The Panthers and Hurricanes will hit the ice at BB&T Center for this matchup on May 24, and if you’d like to catch the matchup live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!
What channel is the game on?
You can catch this game live on TNT, CBC, SportsNet, and TVAS.
Who Will Win Panthers vs. Hurricanes?
Panthers and Hurricanes Betting Trends
Florida’s games this season have gone over this matchup’s total of 5.5 goals 69 times.
Carolina has combined with its opponent to score over 5.5 goals in 45 of 96 games this season.
These teams rack up a combined 6.7 goals per game, 1.2 more than this match’s total.
These teams surrender 5.9 goals per game combined, 0.4 more than this match’s total.
The Panthers have won 35 of their 65 games when listed as a moneyline favorite this season (53.8%).
This season the Hurricanes have been an underdog 18 times, and won nine, or 50.0%, of those games.
Panthers Stats & Insights
The Panthers net the sixth-most goals in the league, averaging 3.5 per game for a total of 288 this season.
The Panthers are ranked 21st in league play in goals against this season, having allowed 272 total goals (3.3 per game).
Their goal differential (+16) ranks them 16th in the league.
The Panthers convert 9.5% of their shots, ranking 22nd in the league.
The Panthers have yet to shut out an opponent this season, averaging 21.4 hits and 13 blocked shots per game.
In their past 10 games, the Panthers are 9-1-0 to earn 95.0% of the possible points.
They are scoring at a 3.1 goals-per-game average (31 total) over that span.
Defensively, the Panthers have given up 21 goals (2.1 per game) in those 10 matchups.
Hurricanes Stats & Insights
The Hurricanes have scored 262 goals this season (3.2 per game) to rank 15th in the NHL.
The Hurricanes have been one of the toughest defensive squads in the NHL this season, allowing 210 goals (2.6 per game) to rank second.
They have a +52 goal differential, which is seventh-best in the league.
The Hurricanes’ collective 9.2% shooting percentage ranks 26th in the league.
The Hurricanes have not shut out an opponent this season. They average 16.5 hits and 10.2 blocked shots per game.
Over the past 10 games, the Hurricanes have earned 65.0% of the possible points with a 5-3-2 record.
They have averaged 3.1 goals per game (31 total) during that time.
Defensively, the Hurricanes have allowed 23 goals (2.3 per game) in those 10 outings.
Panthers Key Players to Watch
One of Florida’s top offensives player this season is Matthew Tkachuk, who has 109 points (40 goals, 69 assists) and plays an average of 20:26 per game.
Through 68 games, Aleksander Barkov Jr. has 23 goals and 55 assists.
Sergei Bobrovsky has a record of 24-20-3. He has allowed 145 goals (3.07 goals against average) and recorded 1333 saves.
Panthers Player Props
Points Prop: 1.50 (Over Odds: +175, Under Odds: -215)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -175, Under Odds: +140)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -160, Under Odds: +130)
Points Prop: 1.50 (Over Odds: +175)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -175)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -140)
Hurricanes Key Players to Watch
Martin Necas is a top offensive contributor for his club with 71 points (0.9 per game). He has recorded 28 goals and 43 assists in 82 games (playing 18:24 per game).
Sebastian Aho’s 68 points this season, including 36 goals and 32 assists, make him one of the top offensive threats for Carolina.
Frederik Andersen has a record of 21-11-1 in 34 games this season, conceding 82 goals (2.5 goals against average) with 766 saves and a .903 save percentage, 24th in the league.
Hurricanes Player Props
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -135, Under Odds: +105)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -155, Under Odds: +125)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -120, Under Odds: -110)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: -155)
Points Prop: 0.50 (Over Odds: +130)
Panthers vs. Hurricanes Injuries
Panthers: Aleksander Barkov: Probable (Lower Body), Patric Hornqvist: Out (Concussion), Spencer Knight: Out (Personal Reasons)
Hurricanes: Max Pacioretty: Out (Lower Body), Jake Gardiner: Out (Hip), Ondrej Kase: Out (Concussion), Andrei Svechnikov: Out (Lower Body)
Panthers vs. Hurricanes Prediction
Puck Line Pick:
Panthers 4 – Hurricanes 3
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