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New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins 04/14/2022 Top Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
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New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins 04/14/2022 – PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will play host to the New York Islanders and Pittsburgh Penguins as they clash in an exciting NHL game on Thursday evening. The Islanders are fifth in the Metropolitan Division and they hope to build on their last success. The Penguins are third in the Metropolitan Division and they are coming into this game with a loss. The ice hockey betting picks have been updated online as the Penguins take advantage of the Islanders at home.
New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins 04/14/2022
When: Thursday, April 14, 7:00 PM ET
Where: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins 04/14/2022 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders are 34-29-9 on the season and they have a very slim chance to the playoffs. The Islanders are averaging 2.75 goals per game with their offense and are coming off a victory against the Penguins. The Islanders scored five and gave up four goals in return. New York has performed well against their opponents in their past few games, but they have a long to go and there is little time left.
Players to watch: B. Nelson C (G 33, 14 19, 36), 52),M. Barzal C (G 14, 14 35, 36), 49), N. Dobson D (G 10, 14 31, 36), 41).
The Penguins are holding a 42-22-11 record on the season and are now six-plus games behind the Rangers. Pittsburgh had a close call against the Islanders and they almost won, but their offense and defense failed. The Penguins have depended on their offensive unit in the past and are averaging 3.25 goals per game. The lead scorer for the Penguins is Sidney Crosby with 77 points. When it comes to passing, Kris Letang is the leader with 55.
Players to watch: S. Crosby C (G 28, 14 49, 36), 77), J. Guentzel LW (G 35, 14 39, 36), 74), K. Letang D (G 7, 14 55, 36), 62).
New York Islanders vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Predictions
NY Islanders are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Pittsburgh are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Islanders vs Penguins Betting Picks
The New York Islanders managed to push through in their first game, but they will not stand a chance once again. The Penguins are predicted to win this game and cover the spread as per the NHL betting predictions.
Score Prediction: Penguins 3, Islanders 1.