Rangers hot but Habs winning on road
The big matchup in the NHL tonight will take place in New York where the red-hot Rangers host the Canadiens at 7:00PM ET.
Canadiens at Rangers, 7:00PM ET
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Rangers are -135 money line favorites over the Habs, who have odds of +115 to pull off the upset tonight. The Rangers are 36-16 in their last 52 home games and 5-0 in their last five games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600, but the Canadiens are 7-3 in their last 10 road games and 24-6 in their last 30 games versus Metropolitan opponents.
Blue at Penguins, 7:00PM ET
The Blues have fared well on the road, cashing in eight of their last 11 games away from Scottrade Center, although they're just 1-4 in their last five games after allowing two goals or less in their previous contest. On the other side, the Penguins are 12-5 in their last 17 games overall and 7-3 in their last 10 home games. Pittsburgh is currently a -120 money line favorite to beat St. Louis, which is +100 tonight.
Kings at Lightning, 7:30PM ET
The Kings have been beating up on teams with losing records, winning four of their last five versus losing teams. They're also 13-5 in their last 18 games overall and 14-5 in their last 19 versus Eastern Conference foes. The Lightning have struggled coming off wins, dropping six of their last seven games following a victory. They're also 3-9 in their last 12 games versus Western Conference opponents. Despite their troubles, the Bolts are -125 money line favorites over the Kings (+105) tonight.