NHL Matchups  >>  NY Islanders Islanders vs. Carolina Hurricanes Preview 04/23/2013

The New York Islanders and the Carolina Hurricanes will both be gunning for a victory on Tuesday when they meet at PNC Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Islanders listed as 126-moneyline favorites versus the Hurricanes, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Jets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +100 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Carolina won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Lightning on April 21. Bettors who backed the Hurricanes at +155 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Carolina:
Team record: 18-24-3 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games at home
is 8-4 SU in their last 12 games when playing NY Islanders

When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Boston are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

New York:
Team record: 24-16-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

NY Islanders are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 7 games when playing Carolina
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of the NY Islanders last 9 games when playing on the road against Carolina

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing New Jersey are 4-6
After playing Winnipeg are 2-8
After a win are 7-3


NEXT UP:
NY Islanders at Philadelphia, Thursday, April 25
Carolina home to NY Rangers, Thursday, April 25