This informative NHL betting preview article sheds light on the Anaheim Ducks vs. NY Rangers game. Our totals angle has cashed in 75% of the time during the past five seasons.
Focus on the NHL Total in Ducks/Rangers Clash
The New York Rangers host the Anaheim Ducks on Sunday at 7:35 PM ET. According to the NHL odds at Heritage, the total in this game is 5.0. This will be the second and final meeting of the season between these teams. The Rangers came away 4-1 win at Anaheim earlier this season, and that contest stayed under the total of 5.5.
Recently Ducking Under the Number on Road
The Anaheim Ducks enter Sunday’s game at Madison Square Garden in New York having seen five of their previous six games on the road go under the total. They’ve allowed two goals or less in each of their previous four games overall, and has gone over the total on just three occasions in the last ten contests.
Rangers Slamming the Door Shut in Recent Games
The New York Rangers have failed to go over the total in any of their previous nine games, and held opponents scoreless twice. During that stretch, they allowed just a combined nine goals, and on none of those instances have allowed more than two goals.
NHL Totals Betting System
The Anaheim Ducks are coming off a 3-2 overtime win versus the Colorado Avalanche on Friday. As I’ve already alluded to, the Rangers have allowed two goals or less in each of their previous nine games. The combination of these results leads us to a terrific NHL totals betting system. I will use that valuable handicapping tool when making my NHL picks on Sunday.
Any home team (Rangers) with a total of 5.0 or less, that’s allowed two goals or less in each of their previous two games, versus an opponent coming off an overtime win, has seen that home team go under the total 42 of those 56-contests (75%) during the past five seasons. This will be the twelfth time this exact situation has come up during the 2014-2015 NHL campaign, and eight of the first eleven have stayed under the number.
NHL Picks: Play on the Ducks and Rangers to go under the total of 5.0 at The Greek