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New York Islanders vs. New York Rangers

The division rival New York Islanders and New York Rangers are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Madison Square Garden.

New York lost its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Penguins on February 5. Bettors who backed the Penguins at -135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, New York was a 3-1 loser on the road against the Devils. Bettors on New Jersey at -110 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

New York:
Team record: 4-5-0 SU, ATS

NY Rangers are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Rangers last 9 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 6 games
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Islanders

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

New York:
Team record: 4-4-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Islanders last 9 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 8 games

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Pittsburgh are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
NY Islanders home to Buffalo, Saturday, February 9
NY Rangers home to Tampa Bay, Sunday, February 10