|Game||Washington Capitals vs Boston Bruins|
|Date & Time||Wednesday December 11, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
Capital One Arena
WAS -125 O/U 6
The Bruins have to figure out how to snap their losing skid the team has been on recently. The Bruins are heading into the game here with 3 straight losses. Those losses have dropped the Bruins record to 20-5-6 on the year, but still sitting in first place by 11 points.
When it comes to scoring the goals the Bruins offense has been decent at 3.50 goals a game. The power play has been converting at a clip of 28.4%. The defense for Boston has allowed 2.30 goals a game and the penalty kill for Boston is sitting at 84.4% on the year.
The Capitals are heading into this game after getting Tuesday off to figure out what went wrong against the Blue Jackets. The Capitals allowed the horrible Blue Jackets team to get a win off of them by a score of 5-2. The loss dropped Washington to a 22-5-5 record overall, but still hold the Division lead by 7 points.
The scoring for the Capitals has been done at a clip of 3.61 goals a game, the power play is good at 24.5% on the year. The defense for Washington has given up 2.77 goals a game on the year and have ended up killing off 84% of the penalties on the year.
Recent Betting Trends
- The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 7 games.
- Boston are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
- The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington's last 7 games.
- Washington are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games.
The Bruins are struggling as of late and the Capitals did not look that impressive against the Blue Jackets. The main difference in the game here will be the fact that the Capitals have home ice advantage and a day off on Tuesday versus the Bruins who have to travel and have been reeling as of late as the defense has shown a lot of cracks lately. Final Score Prediction, Washington Capitals win 5-4.