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New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/22/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Tips
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New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/22/2021 – On Friday, Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania will play host to New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins as they battle in an East Division play. The Rangers will hit the road in this game as they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The Pittsburgh Penguins, on the other hand, will enter this game with a winning record. The Penguins are sitting at the sixth spot in the East Division while the Rangers remain at the seventh. The NHL Betting Predictions are available online as these teams look forward to increasing their record.
New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/22/2021
When: Friday, January 22, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/22/2021 Betting Odds:
New York Rangers
The New York Rangers dropped two of their three games this season and they look for a way to make up for their loss. The Rangers are ahead of the Sabres as they trail the Penguins in the East Division. In their last game, they lost against the New Jersey Devils with a final score of 4-3. The leading scorer for New York is Pavel Buchnevich with four points. From the offensive and defensive end, the Rangers are holding the same figures which is an average of 2.67 goals per game. There is plenty of improvement for the Ranges and they need to get past a decent Penguins squad.
Players to watch: P. Buchnevich RW (G 2 A 2 PTS 4), A. Panarin LW (G 2 A 2 PTS 4), A. Fox D (G 0 A 3 PTS 3).
Pittsburgh Penguins are one step ahead after holding a 4-2-1 record in the East Division play. The Penguins will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. In their last outing, the Penguins defeated the Capitals with a final score of 5-4. Pittsburgh was strong enough for Washington and they are all set to take on the Rangers. Sidney Crosby is the leader for their team with five points. The Penguins are holding an average of 3.50 goals per game, but their defensive unit is surrendering 4.50 per game on average.
Players to watch: S. Crosby C (G 3 A 2 PTS 5), J. Guentzel LW (G 1 A 3 PTS 4), B. Rust RW (G 0 A 3 PTS 3).
New York Rangers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Rangers’ last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 6 games.
Rangers vs Penguins Betting Picks
The Penguins have the home advantage and they hold the key to success in this game. The latest nhl betting line has been intact for Pittsburgh to win and cover the spread. As for the Rangers, they will struggle with their weak unbalanced offense and defensive unit. Look for Pittsburgh to extend their two-game winning streak.
Score Prediction: Penguins 4, Rangers 2.