The Boston Bruins will look for the playoff sweep when they face the New York Rangers in Game 4 of their best of seven Eastern conference semifinal series with a pro hockey game on Thursday night.
The Bruins and Rangers will face off from Madison Square Garden in New York City at 7PM Eastern Time and CNBC will provide the live national television coverage.
The Game 4 odds from this NHL pro hockey playoff contest have the home team New York Rangers favored by -115 odds with the road underdog Boston Bruins returning +105 odds. The goal total is lined at 5 goals.
Boston takes the 3-0 series lead off their 2-1 regulation road victory on Tuesday to the New York Rangers as a +117 underdog. The goal total landed under five goals.
New York drew first blood in game three as they find the net at 3:53 of the second period and entered the third period with a 1-0 lead. Boston they strike for two unanswered third period goals with the game winner coming at 16:29 to put the Rangers on the brink of elimination.
Boston outshot the desperate Rangers team by a 34-24 margin and dominated the face-off circle by 13 draws. Boston had no power play opportunities while the Rangers continues their horrid play going 0 of 2 in game three on the man advantage. New York has no power play goals in ten tries against Boston in this playoff series and is now 2 of 38 in the playoffs.