Wednesday, December 9, 2015
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The New York Rangers travel to Rogers Arena to play the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. The opening line for this game has the Rangers at -128 and the Canucks at +116. The over/under has been set at 5.
New York comes into this matchup having played 28 games. They have an overall record of 18-7-3 and on the road they have a record of 6-3-2. Currently they are 1st in the Metropolitan Division. They've scored 80 goals and given up 58 goals for a point differential of +22. Vancouver shows up with a record of 10-11-8 including 4-6-3 at home this season. They are 3rd in the Pacific Division. They've scored 77 goals and surrendered 81 for a goal differential of -4.
Rick Nash has accumulated 18 total points this season for the Rangers. He has 8 goals this season with 78 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 10%. He has a total of 10 assists on the season and averages 17 minutes played per game. Mats Zuccarello has averaged 18 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 23% by scoring 11 goals on 48 shots. He has 11 assists giving him a total of 22 points on the season. Henrik Lundqvist has 14 wins and 5 losses this season in net for the Rangers. He has had 708 shots against him and has given up 44 goals. He has made 664 saves for a save percentage of 94%.
Daniel Sedin has accumulated 31 total points this season for the Canucks. He has 12 goals this season with 104 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 12%. He has a total of 19 assists on the season and averages 19 minutes played per game. Henrik Sedin has averaged 20 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 22% by scoring 9 goals on 41 shots. He has 18 assists giving him a total of 27 points on the season. Ryan Miller has 8 wins and 9 losses this season in net for the Canucks. He has had 668 shots against him and has given up 59 goals. He has made 609 saves for a save percentage of 91%.
The Rangers have 39 total points this season. They have scored 79 goals while giving up 56 goals. They have had 71 power play opportunities and have scored 16 goals on those chances for a percentage of 23%. The Rangers have allowed 88 power play opportunities and given up 14 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 84%. They average 28 shots per game and as a team are shooting 10.10% for the season to this point. They allow 31 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 94%.
The Canucks have a total of 28 points on the season. They have 20 power play goals on 105 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 19%. They have allowed 92 power play opportunities and have given up 19 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 79%. As a team, the Rangers have a total of 76 goals scored while they've given up 80 goals to this point. They average 29 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 8.97%. As a team they give up 30 shots per game and have a save percentage of 91%.
New York Rangers Betting Trends
The New York Rangers are 17-10 straight up
The New York Rangers are 9-15-3 against the over/under
Vancouver Canucks Betting Trends
The Vancouver Canucks are 9-19 straight up
The Vancouver Canucks are 11-11-6 against the over/under
New York Rangers Injuries
12/01/15 D Kevin Klein Abdominal expected to miss 2-3 weeks
11/27/15 C Derek Stepan Ribs out 4-6 weeks
Vancouver Canucks Injuries
12/08/15 D Luca Sbisa Hand "?" Wednesday vs. NY Rangers
12/03/15 RW Jake Virtanen Hip out indefinitely
11/22/15 C Brandon Sutter Abdominal out 4-6 weeks
Josh's Pick: Take Vancouver
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