Rangers vs. Islanders NHL Prediction
Recent games between the Rangers and Islanders have been low-scoring but will these two teams cash the under for bettors when they play on Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. ET?
059 New York Rangers (+110) at 060 New York Islanders (-130); o/u 5.5
7:00 p.m. ET, Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Venue: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY
New York Rangers DFS Spin
Artemi Panarin has been selected as the second star of the week for the period ending April 18. Panarin amassed 10 points, including six assists, in four games during that stretch. He picked up at least one point in each outing, which were all played against New Jersey. Panarin had a four-point performance (one goal, three assists) on Saturday to highlight his week. He has racked up 52 points in 34 games this season.
New York Islanders DFS Spin
Ilya Sorokin turned aside all 30 shots he faced in a 1-0 shutout win over Philadelphia on Sunday. Sorokin made the bulk of his saves in the second period when the Flyers got 15 shots on target. He was perfect in the contest and picked up his third shutout of the season. Sorokin has four wins in his last five outings and he has permitted two goals or fewer in each match. He has a 12-4-1 record on the year.
Islanders vs. Rangers Prediction
The under is 5-0 in the last five meetings between these two teams and is 4-1 in the last five meetings at Barclays Center. The under is also 13-3-2 in the Rangers’ last 18 games as a road underdog, is 18-7-2 I their last 27 road games and is 5-2 in their last seven games when they’re playing on one day of rest. On the other side, the under is 7-0-1 in the Islanders’ last eight games overall, is 6-0 in their last six games as a favorite and has cashed in five straight when they’re favored at home.
NHL BETTING PREDICTION: RANGERS/ISLANDERS UNDER 5.5