New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins Odds
The New York Islanders will look to grab a road win when they take on the Penguins in Pittsburgh at Consol Energy Centre on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
The Islanders will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 2-2-1 this season, while the Penguins are 3-2. New York is 4-1 on the totals; Pittsburgh is 3-2.
Bettors looking to side with the Penguins in this one will find them as -215 favorites on the NHL money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5.5 at its open earlier today.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 3-rated Islanders taking on the No. 11-rated Penguins in this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Pittsburgh's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 3 goals per game, against a Islanders defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.6 goals allowed. The Penguins power play is averaging 26.3% while the Islanders defense kills off 94.1% of their penalties.
New York lost its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Jets on January 27. Bettors who backed the Jets at -127 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Pittsburgh was a 2-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Senators. They won as +100 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
New York Islanders Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Winnipeg are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
Pittsburgh Penguins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Ottawa are 8-2
After a win are 4-6
A few Islanders at Penguins trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 6 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
NY Islanders are 3-7 SU in their last 10 games
Pittsburgh is 13-1 SU in their last 14 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Pittsburgh's last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Pittsburgh's last 22 games
Pittsburgh is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games at home
NY Islanders at New Jersey, Thursday, January 31
Pittsburgh at NY Rangers, Thursday, January 31