NHL Matchups  >>  NY Islanders Islanders vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Preview 04/06/2014

The New York Islanders and the Columbus Blue Jackets will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Nationwide Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Blue Jackets listed as 221-moneyline favorites versus the Islanders, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
In their last action, New York was a 4-3 loser at home against the Capitals. Bettors on Washington at -104 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
The Blue Jackets were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -101 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Columbus:
Team record: 39-31-7 SU, ATS

is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games
is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against NY Islanders

When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Phoenix are 4-6
After playing Chicago are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3

New York:
Team record: 31-35-11 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing on the road against Columbus
NY Islanders are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games
NY Islanders are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 9 games on the road

When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3


NEXT UP:
NY Islanders home to Ottawa, Tuesday, April 8
Columbus home to Phoenix, Tuesday, April 8