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New York Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins – NHL Playoffs First Round Game 3 – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The New York Rangers and Pittsburgh Penguins face off in Game 3 of the NHL Playoffs First Round at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday, May 7, beginning at 7:00 PM ET. The teams are knotted up 1-1 in the series. The Rangers have -123 odds on the moneyline against the Penguins (+103).

Rangers vs. Penguins Predictions

Rangers vs. Penguins Betting Odds

Rangers vs Penguins Betting Information
Favorite Moneyline Total
Rangers -123 6

Rangers vs. Penguins Betting Trends

  • The Rangers have been victorious in 34 of their 49 games when they were listed as a moneyline favorite this season (69.4%).
  • When playing with moneyline odds of -123 or shorter, New York has compiled a 30-12 record (winning 71.4% of its games).
  • The Rangers have a 55.2% chance (based on the moneyline’s implied probability) to win this matchup.
  • The Rangers rank 15th in the NHL with 250 goals scored (3.0 per game).
  • Defensively, the Rangers are one of the stingiest squads in NHL play, allowing 204 total goals (just 2.5 per game) to rank second.
  • The Penguins have been an underdog in 24 games this season, with 12 upset wins (50.0%).
  • Pittsburgh has a record of 9-10 in games when bookmakers list them +103 or longer on the moneyline.
  • The Penguins have 269 goals this season (3.3 per game), 11th in the NHL.
  • The Penguins concede 2.7 goals per game (222 in total), the fourth-fewest in the NHL.


Rangers vs. Penguins Over/Under Trends

  • New York and its opponent have combined to outscore Saturday’s over/under (6 goals) 39 times this season.
  • This season, 50 of Pittsburgh’s games have featured more than 6 goals.
  • These two teams combine for 6.3 goals per game, 0.33 more than the over/under for this contest.
  • The 5.2 goals per game these two teams concede are 0.8 less than the over/under set for this contest.

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 given up

Penguins Team Leaders

  • Jake Guentzel: 40 goals and 44 assists
  • Sidney Crosby: 31 goals and 53 assists
  • Kris Letang: 10 goals and 58 assists
  • Tristan Jarry: 34-18-6 record, .919 save percentage, 138 goals allowed

Where To Watch Rangers vs. Penguins

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