Wednesday's Hot Trends
(The Spread) - The under is hot in the Devils-Rangers series while the Celtics have struggled to cover the spread versus the Sixers.
New Jersey Devils vs. New York Rangers, 8:00PM ET
The under is 6-2-2 in the last 10 meetings between these two teams in New York and 2-0-2 in the last four meetings between these two teams overall. The under is also 8-2-8 in the Rangers' last 18 games as a favorite, 8-2-7 in their last 17 home games and 8-2-7 in their last 17 games as a home favorite.
Boston Celtics vs. Philadelphia 76ers, 8:00PM ET
The over is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams, 4-1 in the Celtics' last five games overall and 6-1 in their last seven conference semifinals games. The Celtics, meanwhile, are 1-5 against the spread in their last six games versus the Sixers in Philadelphia, while the home team is 7-3 against the number in the last 10 meetings.
New York Mets vs. Pittsburgh Pirates, 12:35PM ET
The under is 4-1 in the last five meetings beteen these two teams and 4-1 in the last five meetings between these two teams in Pittsburgh.
Toronto Blue Jays vs. Tampa Bay Rays, 1:10PM ET
The Rays are 4-0 in James Shields' last four starts versus the Blue Jays and 8-2 in his last 10 home starts against Toronto. The Blue Jays, meanwhile, are 10-29 in their last 39 games in Tampa Bay and 1-4 in their last five games versus Tampa Bay overall.
Los Angeles Angels vs. Oakland A's, 3:35 PM ET
The under is 5-0 in the last five games between these two teams and 2-0-2 in Jered Weaver's last four road starts against teh A's. The Angels are also 5-1 in Weaver's last six starts versus Oakland but L.A. is 4-11 in its last 15 games in Oakland adn 1-5 in its last six games overall versus the Athletics.
Washington Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies, 7:05PM ET
The Nationals are 6-0 in their six games in Philadelphia and 13-3 in their last 16 games versus teh Phillies overall. That said, the Phillies are 5-1 in Hamels' last six home starts against the Nationals and 16-5 in his last 21 overall starts against Washington.