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Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers 04/07/2022 Predictions, Preview and Spread

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Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers 04-07-2022 Predictions Preview and Spread

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers 04/07/2022 – On Thursday evening, the Pittsburgh Penguins will head down to Madison Square Garden to meet the New York Rangers for an exciting NHL battle. The Pittsburgh Penguins are in the third position of the Metropolitan Division with a record of 41-20-10. The New York Rangers are in the second position with a record of 45-20-6, just one position below the dominating Hurricanes. The Pittsburgh Penguins will enter this game after losing three out of their last four games. The NHL betting lines tonight are in favor of a win for the New York Rangers in this game.

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers 04/07/2022

When: Thursday, April 7 at 7:00 PM ET

Where: Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York

TV: ESPN+

Stream: NHL.TV

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers 04/07/2022 Betting Odds:

TeamPUCKLINETOTALML
Pittsburgh Penguins +1.5 (-286)5.5 o (-115)+150
New York Rangers -1.5 (+221)5.5 u (-105)+140
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Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins lost 6-4 to Colorado in their last outing. As a team, the Pittsburgh Penguins are scoring an average of 3.3 goals in each game. The lead scorer for the team is Sidney Crosby who has scored 72 points on the ice this season. Crosby has also assisted 46 times. Jake Guentzel is also contributing with 70 points this season and has scored the team’s highest number of goals with 33. Between the pipes, the Pittsburgh Penguins are protected by Tristan Jarry who has a save percentage of .920 in this season alone.

Players to watch:Sidney Crosby C (G 26, A 46, PTS 72), Jake Guentzel LW (G 33, A 37, PTS 70), Kris Letang D (G 7, A 53, PTS 60).

New York Rangers

The New York Rangers squashed the New Jersey Devils on Thursday with a score of 3-1, with Chris Kreider leading the way with one goal and one assist. The lead scorer for the New York Rangers is Artemi Panarin who has scored 84 points this season. Panarin has also scored 19 goals and assisted 65 times. Chris Kreider is closely following with 67 points and also has the team’s highest number of goals with 47. On defense, the New York Rangers are mostly protected by Igor Shesterskin who has a save percentage of .933.

Players to watch: Artemi Panarin LW (G 19, A 65, PTS 84), Mika Zibanejad C (G 27, A 44, PTS 71), Adam Fox D (G 10, A 57, PTS 67).

Pittsburgh Penguins vs New York Rangers Betting Predictions

Trends

Penguins

The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pittsburgh’s last 7 games.
Pittsburgh are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Pittsburgh’s last 13 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers.
Pittsburgh are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games played on a Thursday.

Rangers

NY Rangers are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of NY Rangers’ last 20 games against Pittsburgh.
NY Rangers are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Rangers’ last 5 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh.
NY Rangers are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games this season.

Penguins vs Rangers Betting Picks

Both these teams are winning teams and promising a good fight from either side. However, the New York Rangers have the home-ice advantage and also a stronger defense due to which they are the winning pick according to online sportsbook predictions.

Score Prediction: Rangers 3, Penguins 1.