New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
New York Rangers
Final
5:2
Carolina Hurricanes
Highlights and Stats


New York Rangers face Carolina Hurricanes in game 6 of the NHL Eastern Conference 2nd round playoff battle on Saturday, 12:00 AM EDT at Madison Square Garden. The Rangers are on the brink of elimination, as the Hurricanes currently lead the series 3-2.

New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 05-26-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
New York Rangers
New York Rangers
1 0 0 1
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
1 1 1 3

The previous meeting of the teams was on 05/26 and ended in a 3-1 Carolina Hurricanes victory. Andrei Svechnikov had a leading role for the Hurricanes and finished the game with 1 point for 16:39 of play time. He made 5 shots on the enemy goal and converted 1 of those. It was Mika Zibanejad who played best for the Rangers, as he spent 19:39 skating and ended scoring 1 time. The Hurricanes’ goalie Antti Raanta played on a very high level and ended the game with a 0.941 save percentage. Igor Shesterkin was between the sticks for the Rangers and parried 31 of all the 34 shots he faced, but that proved insufficient for the win. In the most recent five games Carolina Hurricanes are dominating as far as head-to-head balance is concerned, triumphing in 3 meetings, while losing the other 2.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team05-26-202205-24-202205-22-202205-20-202205-18-2022
New York Rangers
New York Rangers
14 3 01
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
3 112 2

New York Rangers Form

*Last 10 New York Rangers Games - 5:4:1
05-26-202205-24-202205-22-202205-20-202205-18-202205-15-202205-13-202205-11-202205-09-202205-07-2022
3:1@ Carolina Hurricanes4:1vs Carolina Hurricanes3:1vs Carolina Hurricanes2:0@ Carolina Hurricanes2:1@ Carolina Hurricanes4:3vs Pittsburgh Penguins3:5@ Pittsburgh Penguins5:3vs Pittsburgh Penguins7:2@ Pittsburgh Penguins7:4@ Pittsburgh Penguins

New York Rangers’ latest game was on 05/26 when coming up against Carolina Hurricanes and ended in a 3-1 loss away from home. Mika Zibanejad was the best for Rangers, as he earned 1 point for a 19:36 of playing time on the night. He had 2 attempts on goal and suceeded with 1, as it whistled in the net. Igor Shesterkin gave his best and ended the match saving 31 out of the total 34 shots he came across, but despite that his side was unable to pravail. The team is 5-4-1 when it comes to the latest 10 games and have lost 1 in a row. The New York Rangers went throughout the regular NHL season with a balance of 27-10-4 when playing at their own arena. If they win tonight and force game 7, then it will take place on Monday 30th of May in the Hurricanes house.

New York Rangers Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Igor Shesterkin

    Games Played:53
    Saves Percentage:0.935
    Shutouts:20
  • Top Skater

    Artemi Panarin

    Games Played:75
    Goals:22
    Assists:74

New York Rangers Missing Players

NONE

Carolina Hurricanes Form

*Last 10 Carolina Hurricanes Games - 5:5:0
05-26-202205-24-202205-22-202205-20-202205-18-202205-14-202205-12-202205-10-202205-08-202205-06-2022
3:1vs New York Rangers4:1@ New York Rangers3:1@ New York Rangers2:0vs New York Rangers2:1vs New York Rangers3:2vs Boston Bruins5:2@ Boston Bruins5:1vs Boston Bruins5:2@ Boston Bruins4:2@ Boston Bruins

The Hurricanes welcomed the New York Rangers for their latest clash on 05/26. It ended in a 3-1 triumph for them. Carolina were led by Andrei Svechnikov, who ended with 1 point on the night. He tried 5 shots towards the enemy goal and succeeded with 1, for a combined 16 minutes and 39 seconds of game time. The Hurricanes had Antti Raanta at goal and he was tested with 17 shots on target, blocking 16 and allowing 1 to roll past him. The organization won 5 of its last 10 matches and lost 5 during the regular time. The Hurricanes were 25-12-4 throughout the regular campaign.

Carolina Hurricanes Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Antti Raanta

    Games Played:11
    Saves Percentage:0.931
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Teuvo Teravainen

    Games Played:12
    Goals:4
    Assists:7

Carolina Hurricanes Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
New York Rangers
New York Rangers
2 2 1 5
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
0 2 0 2
New York RangersCarolina Hurricanes
  • Score

    5
    2
  • PP Opportunities

    6
    6
  • PP Goals

    2
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

New York RangersvsCarolina Hurricanes
  • 1`07:22
    Tyler Motte
    1-0
  • 1`09:15
    -
    Brendan Smith2 minutes for High Sticking Alexis Lafreniere
  • 1`09:51
    Mika ZibanejadIgor Shesterkin, Adam Fox
    2-0
  • 1`12:48
    Jacob Trouba2 minutes for Tripping Andrei Svechnikov
    -
  • 2`03:24
    Filip ChytilAdam Fox
    3-0
  • 2`05:05
    3-1
    Brady SkjeiSeth Jarvis, Sebastian Aho
  • 2`06:47
    Filip ChytilAlexis Lafreniere, Igor Shesterkin
    4-1
  • 2`12:47
    4-2