NHL online betting handicappers are taking notice of the New York Rangers as one of the most balanced and skilled teams on the NHL hockey betting board.
The New York Rangers will host the Toronto Maple Leafs on Wednesday night with a start time of 7 PM and a telecast on NHL NET. Sports Gambling will have side and total odds on this Eastern Conference matchup so be sure and open your account today.
Toronto had a record of 18-21-2-3 with the ice hockey lines and was 9-11-0-1 on the road with 11 of their 21 away games going over the total. The Maple Leafs were poor on both ends of the ice as they ranked 25th for goal scoring and 20th for goals against. Toronto was playing somewhat better since the New Year with 4 wins in 6 games from January 6 through January 15.
The Rangers had a record of 26-17-2-1 with the NHL betting odds and were 11-9-1-1 at home with just 9 of their 21 home games going over the total. New York ranked 15th for goal scoring and 6th for goals against. Henrik Lundqvist had a 2.27 goals against average with 6 shutouts.
The Rangers have gotten the money in 5 of their last 7 NHL online betting matchups with Toronto as the series has gone under the total in 6 of the last 9 meetings between the two teams. The road team has paid out in all 3 previous meetings in the series this season. On October 15 the Maple Leafs scored a 4-3 win at New York as the game went over the total.
On October 21 the Rangers scored a 2-1 win at Toronto with the game going under the total. On October 30 the Rangers scored a 2-0 win at Toronto with the game again going under the total.
Toronto has had their best success against the Rangers on the road with 11 payouts in their last 20 visits including 4 of their last 7 trips to the Big Apple. The last 3 games between the teams at Madison Square Garden have gone over the total.