NHL Game Preview - Rangers underdogs vs Flyers at Philadelphia
New York Rangers vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The Philadelphia Flyers look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Rangers arrive at Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday.
The Flyers sport records of 46-24-9 heading into this matchup, while the Rangers sit at 50-22-7 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 42-36-1 for the Flyers and 30-31-18 for the Rangers.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Rangers listed as underdogs of +-130 at most sportsbooks. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 3-rated Flyers and the No. 7-ranked Rangers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 3-ranked offense, averaging 3.3 goals per game, against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.2 goals allowed. The Flyers power play is averaging 20% while the Rangers defense kills off 86.3% of their penalties.
Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Bruins at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at +117 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia won its last outing, a 6-4 result against the Penguins on April 1. Bettors who backed the Flyers at +185 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Pittsburgh are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Rangers at Flyers trends to consider:
NY Rangers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of the NY Rangers last 8 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
NY Rangers are 17-7 SU in their last 24 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 8 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Philadelphia's last 16 games
NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Thursday, April 5
Philadelphia home to Buffalo, Thursday, April 5