Lightning vs. Rangers Game 5 Pick
NEW YORK, NY (ATS Consultants) - Will the Rangers seize the opportunity to get within a victory of advancing back to the Stanley Cup Finals with a win tonight over the Lightning at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book GT Bets, the Rangers are -138 money line favorites over the Lightning, who are +125 money line underdogs for this Game 5 Eastern Conference Finals matchup. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5 goals.
The Rangers finally showed up in Game 4 with a big win on the road, 5-1 to tie the series at 2-2. Goaltender Henrick Lundqvist had 38 saves as he returned to former after giving up 12 goals in back-to-back games.
But the real key was the performance of Rick Nash, who had two goals after tallying 42 in the regular season. He had just two goals in the playoffs coming into Friday's game.
EASTER CONFERENCE FINALS FREE PICK: NEW YORK RANGERS -138