Ducks vs. Rangers - 3/16/16 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New York Rangers (39-23-7) at Anaheim Ducks (38-21-9)
NHL Hockey: Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 10:30 pm (Honda Center)
The Line: Anaheim Ducks / New York Rangers --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: MSG+, FSWHD
The New York Rangers at Anaheim Ducks meet Wednesday night at the Honda Center.
The New York Rangers look for another win after winning 12 of their last 20 games. The New York Rangers are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 18.6 percent of their power plays. Derick Brassard leads New York with 25 goals, Mats Zuccarello has 31 assists and J.T. Miller has 111 shots on goal. Defensively, the New York Rangers are allowing 2.6 goals per game and are killing 77.2 percent of their power play chances. Henrik Lundqvist has allowed 127 goals on 1,637 shots faced and Antti Raanta has given up 37 goals on 422 shots. Lundqvist has allowed 10 goals in his last three games.
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The Anaheim Ducks look to keep rolling after winning 12 of their last 15 games. The Anaheim Ducks are averaging 2.5 goals per game and are scoring on 23.3 percent of their power plays. Corey Perry leads Anaheim with 29 goals, Rickard Rakell has 21 assists and Ryan Kesler has 146 shots on goal. Defensively, the Anaheim Ducks are allowing 2.3 goals per game and are killing 86.9 percent of their power play chances. Frederik Andersen has allowed 76 goals on 960 shots faced and John Gibson has given up 59 goals on 728 shots. Andersen has allowed seven goals in his last three games.
The Rangers are 7-3 in their last 10 road games and 17-6 in their last 23 vs. Pacific. The Ducks are 15-7 in their last 22 games playing on 1 days rest and 4-1 in their last 5 Wednesday games. The home team is 8-2 in the last 10 meetings.
The Anaheim Ducks have been one of the hotter teams in the league for quite some time, and the home team has won eight of the last 10 games between these two teams. Anaheim at home has to be the pick here.