Ottawa Senators vs New York Islanders Betting Preview
New York Islanders vs Ottawa Senators Odds
The Ottawa Senators look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Islanders arrive at Scotiabank Place on Tuesday.
The Senators sit at 8-6-2 on the season; in comparison, the Islanders are currently 6-8-1. Looking to wager on the totals? Ottawa is 4-12 OU, and New York is 10-5 OU.
This game matches up the No. 14 (Senators) and the No. 4 (Islanders) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Ottawa's No. 26-ranked offense (2.3 goals per game) against a Islanders defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.6 goals per game allowed. The Senators powerplay has clicked at a 15.8% rate while the Islanders have a 84.3% rate on the penalty kill.
The Islanders were a 7-0 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Flyers. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at +110 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for Ottawa, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Devils on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Senators at +187 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New York Islanders Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 2-8
After playing Philadelphia are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Ottawa Senators Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Islanders at Senators trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 7 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 6 games when playing on the road against Ottawa
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Ottawa's last 7 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ottawa's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Ottawa's last 8 games at home
Ottawa13-4-1 SU in their last 18 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
NY Islanders at Montreal, Thursday, February 21
Ottawa home to NY Rangers, Thursday, February 21