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As the second-place team in the NHL standings of the Western Conference, the Avalanche have gone 32-14-3 overall, including a 20-11 record against the rest of the West. On the road, Colorado has gone 12-9-3 this season, and they come into tonight’s game on a three-game winning streak.
Over their last ten games, the Avalanche have gone 7-3, and they have won four straight games as the underdog. In games where they have been the underdog this season, Colorado has gone 3-3.
Colorado enters the game with a puck line record of 25-24 and has gone 6-4 against the puck line in their last ten games. So far this season, the Avalanche have 24 wins by multiple goals compared to just 10 losses by more than one goal.
As the underdog, Colorado has a puck line record of 3-3, and they have gone 4-1 against the puck line in their last five games. On the road, the Avalanche’s average scoring margin is at -.1 goals per game, and their road puck line record is 9-15.
For the season, Colorado’s games have finished with an average of 7 goals per game. Their average over/under line for the season is 6.3. Overall, the Avalanche have an over/under record of 29-18-2.
Rangers want to beat one of the best of the west
At home this season, the Rangers are 15-7-0, and they have been favored in 39 of their 49 games. In the Eastern Conference, New York is in 3rd place, and they are 1st in the Metropolitan Division. Over their last ten games, the Rangers are 4-6, and in their last five games, they are 2-3.
Overall, the Rangers are 30-16-3, and they have 63 points. Against the Eastern Conference, New York has gone 16-9, and they have gone 7-4 in division games. As the favorite, the Rangers have a record of 24-13-2, and they are 1-2 in their last three games.
At home this season, the Rangers have an average scoring margin of +.4 goals per game, and they have gone 8-14 against the puck line. So far, they have 18 wins by multiple goals and 12 wins by just one goal.
Overall, New York’s puck line record is 23-26, and they have gone just 14-25 against the puck line when favored. Their average scoring differential when favored is just +.2 goals per game, and they have gone 4-6 against the puck line in their last ten home games.
The average goal total for New York’s games is sitting at 6.2. The average over/under line for the season is 6.1. The Rangers come in with an over/under record of 26-20-3.
|COLORADO AVALANCHE vs NEW YORK RANGERS
|Location of the Game: Madison Square Garden, New York
|Date and Time: Monday, February 5th 7:00 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NHL Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: Colorado Avalanche 4 – New York Rangers 3
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Avalanche +1.5 | ML Avalanche -106 | OVER 6.5
Avalanche vs Rangers Odds
Colorado Avalanche Game Analysis
On offense, the Colorado Avalanche are averaging 3.8 goals per game which is 1st in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 6th in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Avalanche offense is 2nd in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 8th in the NHL.
Defensively, the Avalanche come into the season ranked 22nd in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 29 shots per game against Colorado. For the season, they are ranked 20th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts. Valeri Nichushkin (Personal), Gabriel Landeskog (Knee) and Pavel Francouz (Groin) are out of the match, affecting their NHL player stats.
New York Rangers Game Analysis
For their offensive performance, the New York Rangers come in averaging 3.3 goals per game this season, which is 10th in the NHL. In the category of shots on goal per game, they are 12th in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Rangers offense is 5th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 23rd in the NHL, as part of their NHL team stats.
Defensively, the Rangers come into the season ranked 27th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 28.2 shots per game against New York. For the season, they are ranked 24th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts. The NHL Injury Report indicates that Jacob Trouba (Suspension) and Filip Chytil (Upper Body) are out of this matchup. Meanwhile, Ryan Lindgren (Upper Body) is questionable for the game.
Colorado Avalanche vs New York Rangers Head-to-Head
The last three times the Avalanche have travelled to take on the Rangers, they are 2-1. The last last three times that the Avalanche have faced off against the Rangers as the underdog, they are 2-1 vs. the spread. The over/under record in the five most recent head to head games between the Avalanche and Rangers is 1-4 with an average of 5 goals per game. The last three times that the Avalanche have been on the road vs. the Rangers, the over/under record is 3-2.