New York Rangers at Los Angeles Kings 1/8/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Josh Schonwald - 1/7/2015
Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:30 PM ET
Staples Center in Los Angeles
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The New York Rangers head out West to take on the Los Angeles Kings at the Staples Center on Thursday. New York is coming off a 6-1 win over Buffalo while Los Angeles is coming off a 7-6 overtime loss to Nashville.
The Rangers are 10-1 in their last 11 overall and are 5-1 in their last 6 road games. New York is 4-1 in their last 5 vs. the Pacific Division. The under is 6-2 in their last 8 games playing on 0 days rest and the under is 22-8-7 in their last 37 Thursday games.
The Kings are 5-0 in their last 5 Thursday games and are 71-33 in their last 104 home games. Los Angeles is 1-4 in their last 5 vs. the Eastern Conference. The over is 2-0-2 in the Kings last 4 home games vs. a team with a winning road record and is 4-1 in Kings last 5 home games.
In head to head meeting between the two teams, the under is 4-1-4 in the last 9 meetings in Los Angeles. The under is 4-1-3 in the last 8 meetings and the home team is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings.
New York Rangers Betting Trends
New York Rangers are 21-15-0 Against the Spread
New York Rangers are 19-14-0 against the Over/Under
Los Angeles Kings Betting Trends
Los Angeles Kings are 19-21-0 Against the Spread
Los Angeles Kings are 16-15-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
New York Rangers
01/07/15 GO Henrik Lundqvist Rest is not expected to be in the starting lineup Thursday vs. Los Angeles
Los Angeles Kings
11/01/14 D Andrew Bodnarchuk Knee out indefinitely
10/20/14 D Slava Voynov Suspension out indefinitely
01/03/15 D Robyn Regehr Finger expected to miss 1-2 weeks
Josh's Pick: Take New York
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