Habs seek a series tie with the Rangers

The Montreal Canadiens will get a chance to tie up the Eastern Conference final on Sunday night as they take on the New York Rangers in NHL odds action at Madison Square Garden.

Montreal cut New York's series lead to 2-1 in Game 3 last time out with a 3-2 overtime victory as underdogs on the NHL betting lines at the sportsbooks. The Rangers won each of the first two games of the series in Montreal last week.

Montreal Canadiens vs New York Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line

The New York Rangers were listed earlier today as -172 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while odds makers set the opening betting total around 5.

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Computer Prediction: Montreal Canadiens vs New York Rangers Pick

A 2.9-2.7 result in favor of the Rangers is the prediction by the Odds Shark handicapping pick engine. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Montreal Canadiens vs New York Rangers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

New York will face the 55-32-9 Canadiens. In totals betting, the Rangers are 36-48-15 in over under betting so far this season while the Montreal Canadiens are 35-47-14. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Montreal injuries news.

This game puts the New York Rangers, most recently No. 10 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Montreal Canadiens, who rate a No. 26 in the latest survey.

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How Montreal Canadiens vs New York Rangers Stats Matchup

The game also pits New York's No. 18-ranked offense, averaging 2.67 goals per game, against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.52 goals allowed. The Rangers power play is averaging 17.52% while the Canadiens defense kills off 84.05% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Last time out for Montreal, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at +155 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.

Montreal Canadiens vs New York Rangers Betting Odds Trends

Montreal is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
Montreal is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Montreal is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Montreal's last 9 games when playing NY Rangers
NY Rangers is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
NY Rangers is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games when playing Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of NY Rangers's last 9 games when playing Montreal

Next Betting Matchups

Montreal home to New York, Tuesday, May 27th

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