NHL Game Preview - Devils underdogs vs Rangers at New York
New Jersey Devils
New York Rangers
|5-7-5||November 12, 2013, 07:00 PM | Madison Square Garden||9-8-0|
The New Jersey Devils will look to grab a road win when they take on the Rangers in New York at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
New York will face the 5-7-5 Devils. In totals betting, the Rangers are 7-8-2 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Devils are 4-10-3 favoring the OVER.
View New Jersey Devils vs New York Rangers Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with the Rangers in this one found them earlier as -168 Favorite on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today at BetOnline and may have moved.
The Rangers sit at No. 15 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Devils sit at a No. 21 on the same chart.
Last time out for New York, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Panthers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -225 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.29 goals per game, against a Devils defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.59 goals allowed. The Rangers power play is averaging 19.64% while the Devils defense kills off 85.71% of their penalties.
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