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Picks for Rangers vs. Hurricanes in Game 5 of second round in 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs

We go over the moneyline and goal total for Rangers vs. Hurricanes in Game 5 of the second round of the 2022 NHL playoffs on Thursday.

NHL: Stanley Cup Playoffs-Carolina Hurricanes at New York Rangers Danny Wild-USA TODAY Sports

ESPN will host Thursday’s matchup between the New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes in Game 5 of the second round of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs with puck drop set at 7:10 p.m. ET. The game will take place at PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina. The Rangers cruised to a 4-1 win in Game 4 to tie the series at 2-2.

All odds come courtesy of DraftKings Sportsbook.

Rangers vs. Hurricanes: Game 5 prediction (series tied 2-2)

Goal Line: Rangers +1.5 (-200); Hurricanes -1.5 (+170)
Rangers: +130
Hurricanes: -155
Over/Under: Over 5.5 (+115); Under 5.5 (-135)

Carolina on home ice and on the road are basically two different teams. On the road the Hurricanes are 0-5 and have been outscored 21-8. In the comfy confines of PNC Arena, Carolina is 6-0 and have a 22-9 advantage in goals scored. That’s really the storyline with this game. I think Carolina is that much better on home ice and will win Game 5.

Pick: Hurricanes (-155)

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