Panthers vs. Rangers Prediction & Picks: Line, Spread, Over/Under – Stanley Cup Semifinals Game 5

The Florida Panthers hit the ice in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Semifinals against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday, May 30, starting at 8:00 PM ET on ESPN. The series record is tied 2-2. The Rangers are underdogs (+110) in this matchup with the Panthers (-130).

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Ahead of watching this matchup, here’s a glimpse at which team we pick to bring home the victory in Thursday’s Stanley Cup Semifinals action.

Panthers vs. Rangers Predictions for Thursday

Our computer projection model for this game predicts a final score of Rangers 4, Panthers 3.

  • Moneyline Pick: Rangers (+110)
  • Total Pick: Over 5.5 (computer predicts 5.9 goals on average)
  • Spread Pick: Rangers (+1.5)

Panthers Splits and Trends

  • The Panthers have gone 12-8-20 in overtime games as part of an overall record of 52-24-6.
  • In the 35 games Florida has played that were decided by one goal, it has a 21-8-6 record (good for 48 points).
  • In the 11 games this season the Panthers registered only one goal, they’ve finished 0-9-2 (two points).
  • Florida has finished 6-2-3 in the 11 games this season when it scored two goals (registering 15 points).
  • The Panthers have scored at least three goals 68 times, and are 56-9-3 in those games (to register 115 points).
  • In the 36 games when Florida has capitalized on a single power-play goal, it picked up 59 points after finishing 29-6-1.
  • In the 75 games this season in which it has outshot its opponent, Florida is 48-21-6 (102 points).
  • The Panthers have been outshot by opponents in 17 games, going 10-5-2 to record 22 points.

Rangers Splits and Trends

  • The Rangers have earned a record of 16-5-21 in overtime matchups as part of an overall mark of 55-23-4.
  • New York has earned 52 points (25-5-2) in its 32 games decided by one goal.
  • Across the nine games this season the Rangers finished with just one goal, they have earned four points.
  • New York has earned 22 points (10-9-2 record) this season when scoring a pair of goals .
  • The Rangers have scored more than two goals 64 times, earning 109 points from those matchups (53-8-3).
  • New York has scored a single power-play goal in 39 games this season and has recorded 53 points from those matchups.
  • When outshooting its opponent this season, New York is 37-14-3 (77 points).
  • The Rangers have been outshot by opponents in 40 games, going 27-11-2 to register 56 points.

Team Stats Comparison

Panthers Rank Panthers AVG Rangers AVG Rangers Rank
11th 3.23 Goals Scored 3.39 7th
1st 2.41 Goals Allowed 2.76 7th
2nd 33.7 Shots 31.5 12th
3rd 27.8 Shots Allowed 29.5 10th
8th 23.51% Power Play % 26.42% 3rd
6th 82.47% Penalty Kill % 84.48% 3rd

Panthers vs. Rangers Game Time and TV Channel

  • When: Thursday, May 30, 2024 at 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo
  • Where: Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York

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