Kings seek a 2-0 series lead on Rangers
After claiming a victory on the NHL betting lines in the opener of the Stanley Cup final the Los Angeles Kings will be seeking a 2-0 lead on the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Los Angeles topped New York 3-2 in the opener of Stanley Cup final betting action on Wednesday night, paying out at -148 on the NHL odds at home in that contest.
That game turned out to be a PUSH for OVER/UNDER bettors on the NHL totals.
New York Rangers vs Los Angeles Kings Opening Odds and Betting Line
Computer Prediction: New York Rangers vs Los Angeles Kings Pick
Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 2.9-2.8 win for the Kings on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Kings sit at 59-35-10 on the season; in comparison, the New York Rangers are currently 57-38-8. Looking to wager on the totals? Los Angeles is 35-46-23 OU, and New York is 37-49-17 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Los Angeles vs New York injuries news.
It's a NHL hockey betting matchup between the No. 2-rated Los Angeles Kings and the No. 10-ranked New York Rangers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How New York Rangers vs Los Angeles Kings Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Los Angeles Kings No. 17-ranked offense (2.71 goals per game) against a New York Rangers defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.34 goals per game allowed. The Kings powerplay has clicked at a 16.9% rate while the Rangers have a 85.67% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last action, New York was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Kings. Bettors on Los Angeles at -148 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.
New York Rangers vs Los Angeles Kings Betting Odds Trends
NY Rangers is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games
NY Rangers is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
NY Rangers is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Los Angeles
NY Rangers is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Los Angeles
Los Angeles is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Los Angeles's last 7 games
Los Angeles is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Los Angeles is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Rangers
Next Betting Matchups
New York home to Los Angeles, Monday, June 9th