Rangers host the Blackhawks tonight
NEW YORK (TheSpread) – The New York Rangers welcome the Chicago Blackhawks to town tonight at 8PM ET for a battle of two proud franchises.
Chicago is 42-21-3 on the season and 20-12 on the road. New York is 44-17-2 overall and 22-7-1 at home. These two have met just once this season, which was a 1-0 OT win in Chicago. The Rangers have won three straight meetings over the Blackhawks and seven of the last 10 in this series. These two have also hit the under in three straight meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Rangers are the favorite in this game, as they are getting odds of -145 to win, while the Blackhawks are getting a money line of +130 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Chicago has won three straight and five of their last six coming into this game. The Blackhawks have won three of their last four on the road as well while hitting the under in six of their last eight meetings. New York has won five straight coming into today’s game and they have also won their last four at home. The Rangers have kept their games low scoring, as they have hit the under in seven straight.