New York Islanders vs Seattle Kraken 02/22/2022 Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
New York Islanders vs Seattle Kraken 02/22/2022 – The New York Islanders will meet the Seattle Kraken in the Climate Pledge Arena on Tuesday night for some NHL action. The New York Islanders are in the sixth position of the Metropolitan Division with an 18-20-7 record while the Seattle Kraken are in the lowest rung of the Pacific Division with a 16-32-4 record. The Islanders will seek a win in this game, especially after losing in their last matchup. The Seattle Kraken is also coming off a loss and will try to win this one. NHL team trends are predicting the New York Islanders to win and cover the spread.
New York Islanders vs Seattle Kraken 02/22/2022
When: Tuesday, February 22, 10:00 PM ET
Where: Climate Pledge Arena, Seattle, Washington
New York Islanders vs Seattle Kraken 02/22/2022 Betting Odds:
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders have lost four of its last five games played. The lead scorer for the Islanders is Mathew Barzal with 33 points and 12 goals. Barzal is also leading the team in assists with 21. Josh Bailey is closely leading with 22 points while Oliver Wahlstrom has scored 19 points for the team. The highest number of goals scored in this season goes to Brock Nelson with 17. From the defensive end, Ilya Sorokin has spent the most time in the net and has a save percentage of .921.
Players to watch: M. Barzal C (G 12, A 21, PTS 33), B. Nelson C (G 17, A 9, PTS 26), N. Dobson D (G 8, A 14, PTS 22).
In the last game, Seattle played against Vancouver and lost with a final score of 5-2. The lead scorer on the team is Jared McCann with 20 goals and 32 points. The highest number of assists for the team is by Alexander Wennberg with 19. Wennberg has also contributed 23 points this season. Jordan Eberle is the other notable player with a score of 29 points. On defense, the Seattle Kraken are majorly leaning on goaltender Philipp Grubauer who has a save percentage of .887.
Players to watch: J. McCann C (G 20, A 12, PTS 32), J. Eberle RW (G 14, A 15, PTS 29), Y. Gourde C (G 10, A 18, PTS 28).
New York Islanders vs Seattle Kraken Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of NY Islanders’ last 19 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Seattle’s last 6 games.
Islanders vs Kraken Betting Picks
The Seattle Kraken is struggling in their maiden NHL season, especially with their defense. The New York Islanders are bound to take advantage of this and thus are predicted to win this game by the NHL betting statistics.
Score Prediction: Islanders 4, Kraken 2.