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The Edmonton Oilers and the New York Rangers will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Madison Square Garden.
Edmonton won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Sabres on February 3. Bettors who backed the Oilers at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-1 winner as they battled the Avalanche at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -163 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Team record: 31-23-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 6 games when playing at home against Edmonton
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
NY Rangers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 7 games at home
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Florida are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 6-6-1
After a win are 7-3
Team record: 19-33-6 SU, ATS
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 15 of last 22 games
is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Buffalo are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Edmonton at New Jersey, Friday, February 7
NY Rangers at Pittsburgh, Friday, February 7