Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes

May 7, 2024

New York Rangers

New York Rangers
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The Carolina Hurricanes are set to face off against the New York Rangers in Game 2 of their second round playoff series in the Eastern Conference on May 7, 2024, with the Hurricanes favored at -125 and the Rangers as underdogs at +105. Early betting action reveals a split among bettors, with the Hurricanes receiving 34% of the moneyline bets and the Rangers taking 66%. The total opening line of 5.5 with odds of -120 is also seeing a close split, with 52% of bets on the under and 48% on the over. This matchup promises to be an exciting game between two competitive teams.

Entering Hurricanes vs Rangers Game 2, the Rangers hold a 1-0 lead in this series after claiming a 4-3 victory in New York on Sunday afternoon. The Rangers got off to a fast start in that game, scoring three of the first four goals and doing just enough to hold on despite a valiant comeback attempt from Carolina in the third period. In this game, we will once again go with the home team, as we will take the Rangers to win this game as a home underdog on Tuesday night.

New York has been simply dominant at home this season, going 33-11 at Madison Square Garden between the regular season and playoffs. That trend should continue here as the Rangers will get off to another fast start en route to a 2-0 series lead before this series heads to Carolina, where the Hurricanes will try to even things up when they play the role of home team.

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