Penguins vs. Rangers Prediction
Two Eastern Conference foes that picked up victories on Saturday will square off tonight when the Rangers host Sidney Crosby and the Penguins at 7:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Rangers are -140 money line favorites over the Penguins, who have odds of +120 to pull off the upset on the road. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5 goals.
These two teams played on March 13 with Pittsburgh winning, 5-3. The Penguins have won six of seven games and before they got shut out against New Jersey on March 24, they had scored 14 goals in their last three games. The over is 5-2-2 in the Penguins' last nine road games and 7-3-2 in their last 12 games coming off a win.
The Rangers have gone over in four of their last five games and have scored 14 goals in their last three games. The over is 7-0-1 in the Rangers' last eight games playing on no rest and is 4-0 in their last four home games. The over is also 7-1-4 in their last 12 games overall.
These teams have gone over in 15 of their last 23 meetings in New York.
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