Rangers, Pens play Game 7 in Pittsburgh
The New York Rangers and the Pittsburgh Penguins will battle for a berth in the third round of the NHL playoffs on Tuesday night as the teams meet in Game 7 of their series.
The Rangers ride a two-game winning streak against the Penguins into Game 7, coming back from a 3-1 series deficit to force the deciding contest.
New York topped Pittsburgh 3-1 at -107 on the NHL betting lines in Game 6 on Sunday.
New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Opening Odds and Betting Line
Betting fans looking to side with the Pittsburgh Penguins in this one found them earlier as -162 Favorite on the NHL money line at GTbets.eu. Betting the over under total instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at Bovada and may have moved.
Computer Prediction: New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Pick
A 3.1-2.9 result in favor of the Penguins 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.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Penguins sit at 58-26-10 on the season; in comparison, the New York Rangers are currently 52-37-6. Looking to wager on the totals? Pittsburgh is 44-43-7 OU, and New York is 35-46-14 OU. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Pittsburgh vs New York injuries news.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 16-ranked Pittsburgh Penguins and the No. 10-rated New York Rangers in this matchup.
How New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the Pittsburgh Penguins No. 6-ranked offense (3.01 goals per game) against a New York Rangers defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.34 goals per game allowed. The Penguins powerplay has clicked at a 22.09% rate while the Rangers have a 84.93% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Odds Trends
NY Rangers is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games when playing Pittsburgh
NY Rangers is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games when playing NY Rangers
Pittsburgh is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
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