New York Rangers vs New York Islanders 04/21/2022 Picks, Predictions and Preview
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New York Rangers vs New York Islanders 04/21/2022 – On Thursday night, the New York Rangers will meet the New York Islanders at the UBS Arena for some action on the ice. The New York Rangers are in the second position of the Metropolitan Division, now dominated by the Hurricanes, with a record of 50-21-6. The New York Islanders are in the fifth position of the same division, with a record of 35-31-10. The Islanders will try to make up for their loss against the Panthers by winning this matchup. NHL odds tonight are expecting the New York Rangers to easily win this game.
New York Rangers vs New York Islanders 04/21/2022
When: Thursday, April 21, 7:30 PM ET
Where: UBS Arena, Elmont, New York
New York Rangers vs New York Islanders 04/21/2022 Betting Odds:
New York Rangers
The New York Rangers are on a three-game winning streak and have won six of their last seven games played. In their most recent outing, the Rangers won superbly with a score of 3-0 against Winnipeg. The lead scorer for New York is Artemi Panarin who has scored 92 points along with 22 goals. Panarin has also assisted 70 times. Adam Fox has contributed 69 points and 57 assists this season. On defense, New York’s net is guarded by Igor Shesterkin who has a 936 save percentage this year.
Players to watch: A. Panarin LW (G 22, A 70, PTS 92), M. Zibanejad C (G 28, A 50, PTS 78), C. Kreider LW (G 50, A 23, PTS 73).
New York Islanders
The New York Islanders are coming into this game after losing 3-2 against the Florida Panthers in their most recent matchup. On offense, the Islanders are led by Brock Nelson who has scored 56 points along with 34 goals, which is the highest in the team. Mathew Barzal has also contributed with 52 points and 14 goals between the pipes this season. Barzal has also assisted 38 times. The bulk of the action in the net for the New York Islanders is by Ilya Sorokin who has a .927 percentage.
Players to watch: B. Nelson C (G 34, A 22, PTS 56), M. Barzal C (G 14, A 38, PTS 52),N. Dobson D (G 11, A 32, PTS 43).
New York Rangers vs New York Islanders Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Rangers’ last 7 games.
NY Islanders are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Rangers vs Islanders Betting Picks
It is now confirmed that the New York Islanders are not going to be making the playoffs, which gives them less incentive to actually win this game. The New York Rangers have a much better chance at winning this game as per expert NHL predictions.
Score Prediction: Rangers 4, Islanders 2.