New York Rangers at Calgary Flames
NHL Hockey: Friday March 15, 2019, 9:00 PM (Scotiabank Saddledome)
Moneyline: Calgary -270 / NY Rangers +230
Free NHL Pick New York Rangers vs. Calgary Flames
The Rangers host the Flames for today’s NHL action.
New York Rangers
The Rangers continue on the road and travel to the Scotiabank arena to take on the Flames. New York are in the middle of a long slump at the moment having won only one game in their previous eight encounters. Their latest defeat came at the hands of the Cancuks who beat them 4-1 on the road. The Rangers sit seventh in the metropolitan division with 69pts and are second last to the Devils who are at the extreme bottom with 61pts. The Flyers who are placed sixth with 76pts are well ahead of the reach of the Rangers. New York are 1-8 in their last 9 overall and are 1-7 in their last 8 Friday games and are 17-42 in their last 59 road games.
The Flames who were in the middle of a four game slump coming into this week have turned things around with back to back victories against the Golden Knights and the Devils. Their latest victory came against the Devils whom they beat 9-4 at home. The Flames sit at second spot in the Pacific Division with 93pts and are the second highest ranked team in the entire Western Conference with 93pts. The Flames are second only to the San Jose Sharks who sit atop the Pacific division with 94pts. A win here would help the Flames top the division as well as the entire Western Conference. Calgary are 10-1 in their last 11 vs. Metropolitan and are 11-4 in their last 15 home games and are 9-4 in their last 13 overall.
NHL Trends by Cover The Spread 365
New York Rangers
NY Rangers is 12-4 ATS in its last 16 games
NY Rangers is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Rangers’s last 6 games
NY Rangers is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
NY Rangers is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Calgary is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games
Calgary is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Calgary is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Calgary’s last 15 games at home
Calgary is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing NY Rangers
Free EPSN NHL Pick Calgary Flames vs. New York Rangers
Both the Rangers and the Flames find themselves in the opposite ends of the spectrum at the moment. The Flames have everything going for them and the Rangers have the exact opposite happening to them. The main reason for the success of the Flames has been undeniably their performance on the ice especially at home. The Rangers may have the statistical advantage over the Flames, however the game is always more than what the statistics show for. With the slump that the Rangers find themselves in, it might be hard for the them to overcome the Flames obstacle. Expect the Flames to take this one.
Pick: Calgary Flames -270