NHL Matchups  >>  NY Islanders Islanders vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Preview 05/09/2013

The New York Islanders and the Pittsburgh Penguins will meet on the ice at Consol Energy Centre on Thursday in a battle of division rivals.
Oddsmakers currently have the Penguins listed as 215-moneyline favorites versus the Islanders, while the game's total is sitting at 6.
In their last action, Pittsburgh was a 6-4 loser on the road against the Islanders. Bettors on New York at +138 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Pittsburgh:
Team record: 36-12-0 SU, ATS

is 16-3 SU in its last 19 games at home
is 16-3 SU in their last 19 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games at home

When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 5-5
After playing NY Islanders are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4

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

The total has gone OVER in 7 of the NY Islanders last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of the NY Islanders last 12 games when playing Pittsburgh
NY Islanders are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games
NY Islanders are 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing Pittsburgh

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing New Jersey are 4-6
After playing Pittsburgh are 7-3
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Pittsburgh at NY Islanders, Saturday, May 11