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New York Rangers vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
The visiting Rangers hope for a solid performance on Tuesday as they look to steal a win at Rogers Arena against the Vancouver Canucks.
The Canucks currently sports a record of 2-2-1. The Rangers are 0-1-2. Betting totals have seen the Canucks post a 3-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Rangers have gone 1-1-1 against the number.
Bettors looking to side with the Canucks in this one will find them as -170 favorites on the NHL money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5.5 at its open earlier today.
This game puts the Canucks, most recently No. 14 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Rangers, who rate a No. 29 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Vancouver's No. 12-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 20 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Canucks powerplay has clicked at a 23.8% rate while the Rangers have a 84.2% rate on the penalty kill.
New York lost its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Islanders on October 15. Bettors who backed the Islanders at +100 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Canucks were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Oilers. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at -155 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Florida are 4-6
After playing NY Islanders are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Edmonton are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
A few Rangers at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 7 games on the road
NY Rangers are 2-9 SU in their last 11 games when playing Vancouver
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
Vancouver is 9-2 SU in their last 11 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vancouver's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
NY Rangers at Calgary, Thursday, October 20
Vancouver home to Nashville, Thursday, October 20