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New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes 08/01/2020 NHL Odds, Picks and Betting Predictions
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New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes 08/01/2020 – The National Hockey League resumes as two NHL Eastern Conference teams kick off the games with the New York Rangers taking on the Carolina Hurricanes. This match will happen this August 1 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time and at the Scotiabank Arena located in way north in Toronto, Ontario. It will be Fox Sports Carolinas that will be taking care of the broadcast and it can also be seen via online live streaming at NHL.TV. In this series, the Hurricanes are the higher seeded team at 7th while the Rangers are 10th. According to NHL Picks and Parlays, the Panthers, who own a higher record, is the much safer bet as compared to the Rangers for this match.
New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes 08/01/2020
When: Saturday, August 1, 12:00 PM ET
Where: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario
New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes 08/01/2020 Betting Odds:
New York Rangers
The New York Rangers now own a 37-28 record and before the nationwide lockdown, they were struggling and lost five of their last seven matches in the ice. During their last encounter with the Hurricanes back on February 21, the Rangers were the victors and won by three points, 5-2. Five Rangers scored for the team and they were Mika Zibanejad, Jesper Fast, Brady Skjei, Artemi Panarin and Ryan Strome. For this match, left-wing Panarin has been the most reliable scorer and assist maker for the Rangers and he will be getting much help from centers Zibanejad and Strome.
Players to watch: A. Panarin LW, GP 69, G 32, A 63, PTS 95, M. Zibanejad C, GP 57, G 41, A 34, PTS 75, R. Strome C, GP 70, G 18, A 41, PTS 59.
Before the sports lockdown happened, the Carolina Hurricanes were avenging their string of losses by winning three straight including a 3-2 OT win over the New York Islanders. Prior to that, they were losing four straight matches but now they own a 38-25 record heading to the reopening of the league. In their last encounter with the Rangers, they lost, 2-5 and only two players scored for them and they were top goal scorer Sebastian Aho and Brock McGinn. In order to avoid the same result from happening, they need more from LW Teuvo Teravainen and Andrei Svechnikov to step up.
Players to Watch: S. Aho RW, GP 68, G 38, A 28, PTS 66, T. Teravainen LW, GP 68, G 15, A 48, PTS 63, A. Svechnikov RW, GP 68, G 24, A 37, PTS61.
New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Rangers’ last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Carolina’s last 18 games.
Rangers vs Hurricanes Betting Picks
The Hurricanes may have the higher record coming into this match and they are forecasted to take this victory from the Rangers as seen by Top Online Sportsbook. But the Rangers have the Hurricanes number in their last encounter and things can favor them and it will need the combined efforts of Zibanejad and Panarin to read their opponents’ defense like they did back in February.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Rangers for this match is +110 while the Hurricanes as the favored team are at -130.
Spread: It is 1.5 points separating both teams across the spread with the Rangers owning the +1.5 while the Hurricanes are at -1.5.
Total: The total for this game is at six points with the Hurricanes going under and the Rangers are over.
Score Prediction: 7-4, Hurricanes win.