Philadelphia Flyers vs New York Rangers 4/13/22 NHL Picks, Predictions, Odds

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The New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers meet Wednesday in NHL action at the Wells Fargo Center. The New York Rangers look for a win after winning six of their last nine games. The Philadelphia Flyers need a win after losing seven of their last nine games.

The New York Rangers are averaging 3 goals per game and are scoring on 26.6 percent of their power play opportunities. Chris Kreider leads New York with 49 goals, Artemi Panarin has 67 assists, and Mika Zibanejad has 194 shots on goal. Defensively, the New York Rangers are allowing 2.5 goals per game and are killing 81.6 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Alexandar Georgiev has given up 76 goals on 716 shots, and Igor Shesterkin has allowed 96 goals on 1,476 shots.

The Philadelphia Flyers are averaging 2.6 goals per game and are scoring on 12.6 percent of their power play opportunities. Cam Atkinson leads Philadelphia with 23 goals, Travis Konecny has 32 assists and James van Riemsdyk has 154 shots on goal. Defensively, the Philadelphia Flyers are allowing 3.5 goals per game and are killing 76.3 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Carter Hart has allowed 134 goals on 1,431 shots faced, and Martin Jones has allowed 93 goals on 950 shots.

The Rangers are 6-1 in their last 7 road games and 41-20 in their last 61 overall. The Flyers are 9-21 in their last 30 home games and 15-43 in their last 58 overall. The under is 3-1-1 in Rangers last 5 overall. The over is 7-3 in Flyers last 10 overall. The favorite is 16-7 in the last 23 meetings.

The New York Rangers are head and shoulders the more trustworthy team here, and they’ve done great work recently on the road. The Philadelphia Flyers have looked like a team that’s counting the days until the off season for quite some time, and things usually don’t get better on the end of back to backs. I can only give the Rangers a look here, and I’ll take the PL to shave down the price.

Author: Lucy Green