Bruins vs. Rangers Pick
Who Oddsmakers Like: Boston. According to oddsmakers at YouWager, the Bruins are a -135 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Rangers are a +115 underdog, while the total is set at 5.5 goals.
Who the Public Likes: New York. As of Wednesday afternoon, 62 percent of public bets have been played on the Rangers. Online wagers are 62 percent in favor of the over.
Who We Like: Boston. The Rangers have won both meetings this season by scores of 4-2 at home and 3-2 in overtime in Boston. The over-under is 1-1 in the two games. New York has won seven in a row in the series., while Boston won the two prior games back in 2015. The over is 6-3 in the last nine meetings. The Bruins have won three in a row and eight of their last nine. The under has hit for Boston in its last seven games. New York has lost three in a row and six of seven. The over is 4-3.
I like the Bruins to break their losing skid against the Rangers here. Boston is the better team and it is favored for a reason despite being on the road.
NHL DAILY PREDICTION: BOSTON BRUINS -135