Panthers Vs Lightning: Game 3 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – May 22, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on May 20, 2022

The Florida Panthers visit the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 3 of the NHL Playoffs Second Round at Amalie Arena on Sunday, May 22, beginning at 1:30 PM ET on TNT. The Lightning are up 2-0. The latest betting lines show that the Lightning are -105 on the moneyline and the Panthers are -120 to win this matchup. The total has been set at 6.5 in this game.

This article references lines updated as of May 22, 2022 at 1:12 PM ET. See all the latest odds for this contest in the table below and click here to claim your free sports bet (up to $1,001) at Caesars!

Panthers Vs Lightning Betting Odds

Injury Report as of May 22

Panthers: Carter Verhaeghe: Probable (Undisclosed), Mason Marchment: Out (Lower Body), Markus Nutivaara: Out (Lower Body)

Lightning: Brayden Point: Out (Lower Body)

Computer Picks

Moneyline Pick Lightning
Total Pick Over (6.5)
Spread Pick Lightning (+1.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Panthers Vs Lightning Team Stats

Panthers Avg. (Rank) Lightning Avg. (Rank)
4.12 (1st) Goals Scored 3.48 (7th)
2.95 (12th) Goals Allowed 2.80 (6th)
37.2 (1st) Shots 30.8 (17th)
30.6 (10th) Shots Allowed 29.7 (7th)

Panthers Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Jonathan Huberdeau 80 30 84 114 222 5 +35
Aleksander Barkov Jr. 67 39 49 88 214 12 +36
Sam Reinhart 78 33 51 84 185 16 +26
Claude Giroux 75 21 43 64 205 5 -6
Anthony Duclair 74 31 27 58 167 9 +18

Lightning Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Steven Stamkos 81 42 65 107 241 15 +25
Victor Hedman 82 20 66 86 219 6 +26
Nikita Kucherov 47 25 44 69 156 9 +2
Alex Killorn 82 25 34 59 164 6 +1
Brayden Point 66 28 29 57 175 10 -3

Betting Trends

  • The Panthers have gone 60-23 when listed as a moneyline favorite this season.
  • The Panthers have an implied moneyline win probability of 54.5% in this contest.
  • The Lightning have been listed as an underdog 15 times this season, and won eight, or 53.3%, of those games.
  • The moneyline for this contest implies a 51.2% chance of victory for the Lightning.
  • In 54 games this season, Florida and its opponent have combined for more than 6.5 goals.
  • Tampa Bay has combined with its opponent to score more than 6.5 goals in 43 of 91 games this season.
PlayPicks Staff Avatar
Written by
PlayPicks Staff

PlayPicks staff has years of sports betting and DFS knowledge and we share all of that with you for free daily.

View all posts by PlayPicks Staff
Privacy Policy