Rangers hosting Penguins tonight
NEW YORK (TheSpread) – The New York Rangers haven’t looked all that strong as of late, but they can change that tonight when they host the Pittsburgh Penguins at 7PM ET.
New York is 11-10-4 on the season and 8-5-3 at home while Pittsburgh is 18-6-2 overall and 9-2-1 on the road. These two have met twice this season, with each team getting a win at home. The home team has actually won three of the last four in this series with the Rangers winning four of their last five against the Penguins overall. The two have hit the under in four straight meetings.
Oddsmakers are behind the Rangers at home, as oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have given them odds of -115 to win tonight, while the Penguins have been given a money line of -105 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
New York has lost its last two coming into this game and are just 4-6 in their last 10 games. The Rangers have been favored six times in their last 10, going 3-3 in those six games. Pittsburgh has won three of its last four games entering tonight. The Penguins have been favored in their last 10, going 6-4 in those 10 games. The Penguins have also hit the under in four straight games.