New York Rangers vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The New York Rangers will be looking to beat the Philadelphia Flyers for the ninth straight time on Thursday night as those rivals hit the ice in NHL betting action at Wells Fargo Center.
The Rangers are 8-0 in their past eight games against the Flyers over the past couple of seasons, with Philadelphia last getting a win over New York back in early 2011. Six of the last 10 matchups between the Rangers and Flyers have turned into OVER results.
The Flyers bring a 0-3 record to the battle against the 1-2 Rangers. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Philadelphia go 1-2 so far and the Rangers go 2-1.
If you're going with the Flyers in this one, they're listed as moneyline favorites of -126 on most hockey betting menus for Monday's contest.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 3-ranked Flyers and the No. 7-rated Rangers in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 29-ranked offense (1 goals per game) against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 24 at 4 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 6.7% rate while the Rangers have a 82.4% rate on the penalty kill.
The Rangers were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Bruins. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -122 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
The Flyers were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Devils. That made winners of bettors who got New Jersey at -109 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Boston are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing New Jersey are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
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 OVER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 5 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 9 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
Philadelphia is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
NY Rangers home to Toronto, Saturday, January 26
Philadelphia at Florida, Saturday, January 26