NHL Matchups  >>  Ottawa Senators vs. NY Islanders Islanders Preview 03/03/2013

 
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The Ottawa Senators and the New York Islanders will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Nassau Coliseum.
Oddsmakers currently have the Islanders listed as 142-moneyline favorites versus the Senators, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
Last time out for Ottawa, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Flyers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Flyers at -178 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-4 loser as they battled the Maple Leafs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Maple Leafs at +124 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New York:
Team record: 8-11-2 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 7 games when playing at home against Ottawa
The total has gone OVER in 5 of the NY Islanders last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 8 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone OVER in 7 of the NY Islanders last 10 games

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing New Jersey are 2-8
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Ottawa:
Team record: 12-7-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games

When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 7-3
After playing Philadelphia are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Ottawa at Toronto, Wednesday, March 6
NY Islanders home to Montreal, Tuesday, March 5