Friday’s NHL matchup between the New York Rangers (51-24-6) and the Washington Capitals (44-24-12) at Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York is likely to be a competitive contest. The Rangers have -111 moneyline odds to win against the Capitals (-109) in the game, which starts at 7:00 PM ET.
Rangers vs. Capitals Predictions
Rangers vs. Capitals Betting Odds
Rangers vs. Capitals Betting Trends
- The Rangers have won 71.1% of their games when they’ve been a moneyline favorite this season (32-13).
- New York is 32-13 (victorious in 71.1% of its games) when playing with moneyline odds of -111 or shorter.
- The Rangers’ implied moneyline win probability is 52.6% in this matchup.
- The Rangers’ 247 total goals (3.0 per game) make them the 15th-ranked scoring team in the league.
- The Rangers have given up 202 total goals (just 2.5 per game), the third-fewest in NHL action.
- This season the Capitals have 14 wins in the 27 games in which they’ve been an underdog.
- Washington is 14-13 when it is underdogs of -109 or longer on the moneyline.
- With 267 goals (3.3 per game), the Capitals have the league’s 10th-best offense.
- The Capitals have conceded 234 total goals this season (2.9 per game), 13th in the league.
Rangers vs. Capitals Over/Under Trends
- This season, 36 of New York’s 81 games have gone over Friday’s over/under of 5.5 goals.
- A total of 52 of Washington’s games have ended with more than 5.5 goals this season.
- These two teams combine for 6.4 goals per game, 0.89 more than the over/under for this contest.
- These two teams concede a combined 5.4 goals per game, 0.1 less than this one’s over/under.
Rangers Team Leaders
- Artemi Panarin: 22 goals and 74 assists
- Mika Zibanejad: 30 goals and 52 assists
- Chris Kreider: 52 goals and 25 assists
- Igor Shesterkin: 36-13-4 record, .935 save percentage, 106 goals conceded
Capitals Team Leaders
- Alex Ovechkin: 50 goals and 41 assists
- Evgeny Kuznetsov: 24 goals and 53 assists
- John Carlson: 16 goals and 54 assists
- Ilya Samsonov: 23-11-5 record, .896 save percentage, 116 goals allowed
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