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|New York Islanders vs. Tampa Bay Lightning|
The New York Islanders and the Tampa Bay Lightning will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Tampa Bay Times Forum. The Islanders were a 5-4 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Hurricanes. That made winners of bettors who got New York at +169 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors. In their last action, Tampa Bay was a 4-3 loser at home against the Senators. Bettors on Ottawa at +176 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well. Tampa Bay:
Team record: 39-24-9 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Team record: 28-35-9 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Tampa Bay
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
NY Islanders home to New Jersey, Saturday, March 29
Tampa Bay at Buffalo, Saturday, March 29