Pens face Rangers in Game 6 of series
The Pittsburgh Penguins will get another chance to eliminate the New York Rangers from the playoffs on Sunday night as those teams hit the ice together in Game 6 of their series
The Rangers staved off elimination in Game 5 of the set on Friday night, winning 5-1 as a road underdog on the NHL betting lines at the sportsbooks to cut Pittsburgh's lead to 3-2. That was the second straight OVER result in the series.
Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Opening Odds and Betting Line
The New York Rangers were listed earlier today as -115 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while odds makers set the opening betting total around 5.
Computer Prediction: Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Pick
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 3.1-2.9 result in favor of the Penguins. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Pittsburgh Penguins will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 58-25-10 this season, while the Rangers are 51-37-6. Pittsburgh is 44-42-7 on the totals; New York is 35-45-14. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Pittsburgh injuries news.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the New York Rangers at No. 10 and the Pittsburgh Penguins at No. 16 heading into this contest.
How Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the New York Rangers No. 20-ranked offense (2.63 goals per game) against a Pittsburgh Penguins defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.53 goals per game allowed. The Rangers powerplay has clicked at a 17.04% rate while the Penguins have a 84.28% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Betting Odds Trends
Pittsburgh is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Pittsburgh is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh's last 5 games on the road
Pittsburgh is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing NY Rangers
NY Rangers is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 6 of NY Rangers's last 9 games when playing Pittsburgh
NY Rangers is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Rangers's last 5 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Next Betting Matchups
Pittsburgh home to New York, Tuesday, May 13th