Boychuk has been absent from the lineup while going through the league-mandated concussion protocol and it is unclear when he will return.
%W 0.50% | Streak 0
L10: W7 L3 P0
Take the New York Islanders as our NHL play on Thursday.
%W 0.52% | Streak 1
L10: W6 L4 P0
The Rangers didn’t play poorly against Las Vegas in their last game, but
they couldn’t seal the deal. Previously, they were smoked by Arizona,
Colorado and Pittsburgh and it is my prediction that they will have
great difficulty Thursday in containing a young and well-balanced
%W 0.38% | Streak 1
L10: W3 L7 P0
NY Rangers Trends
- TrendOver is 5-2 in Rangers last 7 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U5|2Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 4-0-1 in Rangers last 5 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (5)O/U4|0Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 6-0 in Rangers last 6 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (6)O/U6|0Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 4-1-1 in Rangers last 6 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %80.00% (6)O/U4|1Push1W/L
NY Islanders Trends
- TrendUnder is 10-1 in Islanders last 11 games as an underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %90.90% (11)O/U5|2Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 7-0 in Islanders last 7 games as an underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (7)O/U4|0Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 4-0 in Islanders last 4 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %100.00% (4)O/U6|0Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 9-2 in Islanders last 11 games as a favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %81.80% (11)O/U15|6Push6W/L
New York Islanders last injuries
Filppula is sidelined with an upper-body injury and is expected to be held out of action for four weeks.
Eberle suffered an upper-body ailment but it is not expected to impede status for Thursday's game against the Canadiens.
Clutterbuck departed the last game due to an upper-body ailment but is expected to suit up for Thursday's clash with the Canadiens.
Cizikas missed this second-straight game with a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will be available against the Bruins on Tuesday.
Lehner has been held out of the last three games while going through the league-mandated concussion protocol. He is expected to return against the Canadiens on Thursday.
Clutterbuck has sat out the past three games due to a head injury but is expected to be in Monday's lineup against the Blue Jackets.
New York Rangers last injuries
Spooner is sidelined with a groin injury but is likely to return during the early part of April.
Hajek has been held out of the previous five games due to a separated shoulder and it is unknown if it will prevent him from playing against the Maple Leafs on Saturday.
Staal is suffering from a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will participate in Saturday's game versus the Maple Leafs.
Fast is saddled with an upper-body injury and is unlikely to participate in Saturday's contest against the Maple Leafs.
Kreider has a lower-body injury and will not play against the Maple Leafs on Saturday.
Zuccarello elected to undergo surgery to repair a broken arm and is expected to be idle until at least the beginning of April.
Chytil is ailing from a flu bug and will not be in Tuesday's lineup versus the Red Wings.
Staal missed the last game due to an illness but is likely to suit up for Monday's matchup against the Oilers.