NHL Matchups  >>  NY Islanders Islanders vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Preview 05/01/2013

The fans at Consol Energy Centre will be treated to a game between the New York Islanders and the Pittsburgh Penguins when they take their seats on Wednesday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Penguins listed as 242-moneyline favorites versus the Islanders, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
The Islanders were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 8-3 result against the Hurricanes on April 27. Bettors who backed the Penguins at -215 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Pittsburgh:
Team record: 36-12-0 SU, ATS

is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games at home
is 15-2 SU in their last 17 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games
is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing NY Islanders

When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing Carolina are 7-3
After a win are 8-2

New York:
Team record: 24-17-7 SU, ATS

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

When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 4-6
After playing Buffalo are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4


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Pittsburgh home to NY Islanders, Friday, May 3