Rangers vs. Hurricanes Free Pick
Even though the total for tonight's Rangers-Hurricanes matchup has been set low, there's good reason to take the over when the two teams meet at 7:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Hurricanes are +135 money line underdogs versus the Rangers, who have -155 odds to beat Carolina tonight. As for the over/under, oddsmakers have set the number at 5 goals.
In their last meeting, the Rangers beat the Hurricanes, 4-3. Carolina's problem is in goal as Eddie Lack has taken over for Cam Ward (concussion). Lack has a poor save percentage at .898 and faces a skilled Rangers' offense that gets center Derick Brassard back from illness.
The Rangers are 11-3-3 Over their last 17 overall and the over is 4-1-4 in the last nine meetings between these two teams in Carolina.
FRIDAY NHL FREE PICK: RANGERS/HURRICANES OVER 5