Predators visit New York Islanders in NHL clash
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New York Islanders
|8-7-2||November 12, 2013, 07:00 PM | Nassau Coliseum||6-9-3|
The Nashville Predators will look to grab a road win when they take on the Islanders in New York at Nassau Coliseum on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
New York will face the 8-7-2 Predators. In totals betting, the Islanders are 11-6-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Predators are 6-7-4 favoring the OVER.
View Nashville Predators vs New York Islanders Odds and Stats.
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, New York sat as -116 Favorite over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5.5 at 5Dimes but may move closer to puck drop.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 18-rated Predators taking on the No. 17-rated Islanders in this contest.
Last time out for New York, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Canadiens on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at -215 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 13-ranked offense (2.83 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 25 at 3.18 goals per game allowed. The Islanders powerplay has clicked at a 20.34% rate while the Predators have a 81.03% rate on the penalty kill.
Nashville at Pittsburgh, Friday, November 15th
New York at Los Angeles, Thursday, November 14th