Rangers looking for six straight W's
NEW YORK (TheSpread) – The New York Rangers look to get their sixth straight win on Tuesday night when they host cross-town rival, the New York Islanders, at 7PM ET.
The Rangers are 24-11-4 overall and 13-5-3 at home while the Islanders are 28-13-1 overall and 14-9-1 on the road. The road team has won eight of the last nine in this series, including a 6-3 win for the Islanders back on Oct. 14. The two have hit the under in five of their last eight meetings as well.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rangers are the slight favorite at home, as they are getting odds of -135 to win, while the Islanders are getting a money line of +115 to prevail. The over/under total for the
The Rangers have won five straight and nine of their last 10 games. They have also won four straight and six of their last seven wins have been by multiple goals. The Rangers have pushed or hit the over in four of their last five as well. The Islanders have won two straight coming into this game, both on the road. This will be the Islanders’ seventh straight road game.