New York Rangers playoff hopes take a small hit with loss to Bruins

Yesterday the Rangers took on the big bad Bruins but lost 3-1. While they struggled to find their game during the first 40 minutes David Quinn’s charges were only down 1 with a few minutes in the game. Unfortunately the Blueshirts couldn’t tie it up and Boston hit an empty net for the win.

The Odds

Money Puck is a website that calculates not only odds to make the playoffs, but also game predictions, expected goals, and more. It should be a staple for any hockey fan. Based on their calculations the Rangers playoff chances dropped 2.7 points from 19.7% to 17%.

Playoff odds 2.17.20 (Money Puck)

Rangers will try and keep the push to the playoffs going against the Chicago Blackhawks on Wednesday. The latest Wild Card standing are below.