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New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/05/2022 Stanley Playoffs Picks, Game 3 Predictions and East Finals Preview
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New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/05/2022 –
The New York Rangers are all set to take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in the third game of their NHL Eastern Conference finals. The Rangers have already taken a 2-0 lead against Tampa and they are all set to build on their success. Tampa Bay is taken by surprise after dropping their last two games against the Rangers. The NHL spread betting has predicted a winner for this exciting game. Tampa Bay must win and they are all set to rebound from their last defeat. Both teams will square off from Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida.
New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/05/2022
When: Sunday, June 5, 3:00 PM ET
Where: Amalie Arena, Tampa, Florida
New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning 06/05/2022 Betting Odds:
New York Rangers
The Rangers smashed three goals in their last game as they restricted Tampa Bay to only two. New York has been performing well in this series and they hold a huge advantage over the Lightning. The Rangers have Mika Zibanejad as their top player with 22 points and 9 goals in the postseason. Adam Fox is the other player with 22 points. Igor Shesterkin has a neat 10-5 postseason record with a save percentage of .929.
Players to watch: Artemi Panarin LW (G 22, A 74, PTS 96), Mika Zibanejad C (G 29, A 52, PTS 81), Chris Kreider LW (G 52, A 25, PTS 77).
Tampa Bay Lightning
The Tampa Bay Lightning is in desperate need of a victory and they must focus on winning before it’s too late. Tampa’s defense seems to be struggling to make ends meet and they need to win four of their five remaining games. Nikita Kucherov recorded 17 points in the postseason with five goals and 12 assists. Victor Hedman was the other player who has five goals and four assists. Andrei Vasilevskiy is holding a save percentage of .921.
Players to watch: Steven Stamkos C (G 42, A 64, PTS 106), Victor Hedman D (G 20, A 65, PTS 85), Nikita Kucherov RW (G 25, A 44, PTS 69).
New York Rangers vs Tampa Bay Lightning Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of NY Rangers’ last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Tampa Bay’s last 7 games.
Rangers vs Lightning Betting Picks
The Rangers have proved to be a threat to the Lightning but they might not stand a chance in this game. The NHL postseason picks favor the Tampa Bay Lightning to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Lightning 4, Rangers 3.