Capitals vs. Rangers Game 2 Pick
NEW YORK, NY (ATS Consultants) - Will the Rangers rebound from their Game 1 loss when they host the Capitals at 12:30PM ET in Game 2 the Eastern Conference Semifinals today?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Rangers are -166 money line favorites versus the Capitals, who are +150 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 5 goals.
This is almost a must-win for the New York Rangers, who were shocked by the Capitals in the first game. Joel Ward scored a game with 1.3 seconds left in regulation to give the Caps a 1-0 lead in the series. The Rangers went 3-1 against the Caps in the regular season and will be upset at some of the late hits by the Caps, including one by Nicklas Backstrom in the final seconds.
2015 NHL PLAYOFFS FREE PICK: NEW YORK RANGERS -166