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|New York Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins|
The division rival New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Consol Energy Centre. Last time out for New York, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Jets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Jets at +104 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Penguins were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Maple Leafs. That made winners of bettors who got Pittsburgh at -131 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors. Pittsburgh:
Team record: 20-8-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 7 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Team record: 13-11-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
NY Rangers home to Carolina, Monday, March 18
Pittsburgh home to Boston, Sunday, March 17