Hockey odds preview - New York vs. Philadelphia
New York Rangers vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
Wells Fargo Center hosts an NHL battle between the Philadelphia Flyers and the visiting New York Rangers on Tuesday.
Philadelphia battles the Rangers, currently with a 15-13-3 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 14-15-2 for the Flyers and 8-17-6 for the Rangers.
If you're going with the Flyers in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -110 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
This game matches up the No. 10 (Flyers) and the No. 18 (Rangers) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 19-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.5 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 22.4% rate while the Rangers have a 82.1% rate on the penalty kill.
The Rangers were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Capitals. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at +135 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
In their last action, Philadelphia was a 2-1 loser on the road against the Penguins. Bettors on Pittsburgh at -185 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Washington are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Rangers at Flyers trends to consider:
NY Rangers are 10-1 SU in their last 11 games when playing Philadelphia
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of the NY Rangers last 10 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 7 games
Philadelphia is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Philadelphia's last 10 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games
NY Rangers at Ottawa, Thursday, March 28
Philadelphia home to NY Islanders, Thursday, March 28