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The New York Rangers and the New York Islanders will meet on the ice at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday in a battle of division rivals.

In their last action, New York was a 3-2 winner at home against the Maple Leafs. Bettors on New York at -162 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Bruins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +135 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

New York:
Team record: 21-16-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Islanders last 9 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
NY Islanders are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 9 of the NY Islanders last 12 games when playing NY Rangers

When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Boston are 2-8
After a win are 6-4

New York:
Team record: 20-16-4 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Rangers last 9 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
NY Rangers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 9 of the NY Rangers last 12 games when playing NY Islanders
NY Rangers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
NY Rangers at Philadelphia, Tuesday, April 16
NY Islanders home to Florida, Tuesday, April 16