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New York Rangers

Carolina Hurricanes
35-26-4 March 11, 2014, 07:00 PM | PNC Arena 27-28-9



The visiting Rangers hope for a solid performance on Tuesday as they look to steal a win at PNC Arena against the Carolina Hurricanes.

The Hurricanes currently sport a record of 27-28-9. The Rangers are 35-26-4. Betting totals have seen the Hurricanes post a 26-31-7 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Rangers have gone 26-30-9 against the number.

View New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Odds and Stats.

Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Hurricanes as 119 moneyline underdogs in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5.5 at BetOnline.

The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Hurricanes at No. 25 and the Rangers at No. 3 heading into this contest.

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The Rangers were a 3-0 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Red Wings. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -155 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for Carolina, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Devils on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at -133 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Carolina's No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.5 goals per game, against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.49 goals allowed. The Hurricanes power play is averaging 12.95% while the Rangers defense kills off 83.68% of their penalties.

A few Rangers at Hurricanes trends to consider:
NY Rangers is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
NY Rangers is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Rangers's last 5 games on the road
NY Rangers is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Carolina
Carolina is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
Carolina is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Carolina's last 10 games when playing NY Rangers
Carolina is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against NY Rangers


Next up:
New York at Minnesota, Thursday, March 13th
Carolina home to Buffalo, Thursday, March 13th
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