NHL betting line favors Rangers over Panthers
New York Rangers
|3-10-4||November 10, 2013, 07:00 PM | Madison Square Garden||8-8-0|
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between New York and Florida on Sunday, with the host Rangers trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
Supporters of the Panthers have seen them go 3-10-4 so far this season, while the Rangers are at 8-8-0. In totals betting, the Rangers are 6-8-2, while the Panthers are 7-8-2.
View Florida Panthers vs New York Rangers Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Rangers as -205 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5 at 5Dimes for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 16-ranked Rangers and the No. 30-rated Panthers in this matchup.
Florida was a 3-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Senators. They lost as +168 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
In their last action, New York was a 4-2 winner on the road against the Blue Jackets. Bettors on New York at +135 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 25-ranked offense (2.19 goals per game) against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.53 goals per game allowed. The Rangers powerplay has clicked at a 18.87% rate while the Panthers have a 78.43% rate on the penalty kill.
Florida at Anaheim, Tuesday, November 12th
New York at New Jersey, Tuesday, November 12th