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|Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Islanders|
The Pittsburgh Penguins and the New York Islanders will meet on the ice at Nassau Coliseum on Friday in a battle of division rivals. Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Capitals on March 19. Bettors who backed the Penguins at -200 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. The Islanders were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Canadiens. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at -135 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors. New York:
Team record: 13-14-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Team record: 23-8-0 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 10 straight games.
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Pittsburgh home to Philadelphia, Sunday, March 24
NY Islanders home to Florida, Sunday, March 24