New York favored by -126 against Phoenix on Tuesday
New York Islanders
|1-1-0||October 08, 2013, 07:00 PM | Nassau Coliseum||1-0-1|
Hockey bettors look for value at Nassau Coliseum on Tuesday as host New York battles the Phoenix Coyotes in hockey odds action.
New York will face the 1-1-0 Coyotes. In totals betting, the Islanders are 1-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Coyotes are 0-1-1 favoring the OVER.
View Phoenix Coyotes vs New York Islanders Odds and Stats.
The visitors opened as 114 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 21-rated Coyotes taking on the No. 5-rated Islanders in this contest.
Phoenix lost its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Sharks on October 5. Bettors who backed the Sharks at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, New York was a 3-2 loser at home against the Blue Jackets. Bettors on Columbus at +113 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 14-ranked offense, averaging 3 goals per game, against a Coyotes defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.5 goals allowed. The Islanders power play is averaging 25% while the Coyotes defense kills off 62.5% of their penalties.
A few Coyotes at Islanders trends to consider:
Phoenix is 4-12 SU in its last 16 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Phoenix's last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
Phoenix is 3-4-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Phoenix's last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
NY Islanders is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Islanders's last 7 games
NY Islanders is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Islanders's last 5 games at home
Phoenix at Detroit, Thursday, October 10th
New York at Chicago, Friday, October 11th