The New York Rangers go up to the second seed in the Eastern Conference if they win on Tuesday night when they host the Winnipeg Jets in Madison Square Garden in New York City, NY on April 19, 2022.
- New York Rangers vs Winnipeg Jets
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 19/4/2022
- Starting time – 7 PM ET
- Venue: Madison Square Garden, New York City, NY
New York Rangers Stats & Form
The New York Rangers are second in the Metropolitan Division and fourth in the Eastern Conference with a 49-21-6 record.
They have won 5 of the last 6 games, the last two by 4-0 against the Detroit Red Wings and the Philadelphia Flyers.
The Rangers are 25-8-4 at home. New York ranks ninth in the Eastern Conference recording 8.2 points per game, averaging 3.0 goals and 5.2 assists.
New York took down Winnipeg 4-1 in the last meeting between these teams on March 6. Chris Kreider scored two goals for the Rangers in the victory.
Kreider leads the Rangers with 50 goals, adding 22 assists and collecting 72 points. Artemi Panarin has five goals and 10 assists over the last 10 games for New York.
The Rangers are 7-2-1 in the last 10 games, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.6 assists, 3.1 penalties and 7.3 penalty minutes while giving up 1.7 goals per game with a .929 save percentage.
New York Rangers News
Kaapo Kakko and Tyler Motte will not play for the Rangers
Winnipeg Jets Stats & Form
The Winnipeg Jets are sixth in the Central Division and 11th in the Western Conference with a 35-30-11 record and are still in the playoff run despite having 9 points less than the Los Angeles Kings who are eighth.
Winnipeg has lost 6 of the last 8 games and is coming off a 4-7 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Jets are 16-15-8 in road games. Winnipeg is 17th in the Western Conference with 32.2 shots per game and is averaging 3.1 goals.
Kyle Connor leads the Jets with 44 total assists and has 87 points. Nikolaj Ehlers has 14 points over the last 10 games for Winnipeg.
The Jets are 4-5-1 in the last 10 games, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.9 assists, 3.5 penalties and 9.7 penalty minutes while allowing 3.7 goals per game with an .895 save percentage.
Winnipeg Jets News
Logan Stanley and Mark Scheifele will not suit up for the Jets.
New York Rangers vs Winnipeg Jets Head-to-Head Stats
The New York Rangers have won the last 3 and 6 of the last 10 games against the Jets.
Four of the last ten games between these two teams have finished over 6.5 goals.
New York Rangers vs Winnipeg Jets Betting Odds
The New York Rangers are favourites in this game with -133 odds to win while the Jets are at 274. The draw is set at 366.
The total goals margin is set at 6 with -102 to go over and -127 for under.
Both teams are going into the game with pressure to win. The Rangers are currently fourth in the Eastern Conference and with a win will be tied in second place with Toronto. The Jest, on the other hand, are still theoretically in the playoff conversation but they will probably finish short of it even if they win all remaining games on the schedule.
The Rangers are definitely the better team on both ends of the floor and have won the last two games against the Jets by 4-1. This will be another easy win for the Rangers which will heat things up at the top of the East.