Ducks go east to face the Rangers
The Anaheim Ducks will be looking for another easy win over the New York Rangers on Monday night as those two teams hit the ice in NHL betting action at Madison Square Garden.
Anaheim crushed New York 6-0 as a -130 home favorite on the NHL odds in the first meeting of the season between the two teams back on October 10. Jonas Hiller made 34 saves for the shutout that night for the Ducks in an OVER result.
New York will face the 11-3-1 Ducks. In totals betting, the Rangers are 4-7-2 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Ducks are 7-7-1 favoring the OVER.
This game matches up the No. 16 (Rangers) and the No. 9 (Ducks) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
Anaheim won its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Sabres on November 2. Bettors who backed the Ducks at -177 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 27-ranked offense (1.92 goals per game) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Rangers powerplay has clicked at a 20.93% rate while the Ducks have a 73.47% rate on the penalty kill.
Anaheim at Winnipeg, Wednesday, November 6th
New York at Pittsburgh, Wednesday, November 6th