|Game||San Jose Sharks vs Washington Capitals|
|Date & Time||Tuesday December 3, 2019, 10:30 PM (EST)|
SAP Center at San Jose
WAS -120 O/U 6.5
The Capitals are one of the hardest teams to beat in the NHL right now. The Capitals are coming into the game after destroying the Detroit Red Wings by a 5-2 score and looked like the Capitals were able to play amazing in the game. The Capitals on the year have been able to get a 19-4-5 record overall and that has the Capitals sitting in 1st place in the Metro Division.
On the year the Capitals have been able to core at a clip of 3.61 goals a game on the year so far. The Capitals have converted on the power play at a clip of 25.3% on the year so far. Defensively the Capitals are giving up only 2.89 goals a game on the year and have ended up killing off 83% of the penalties faced.
San Jose started the season off downright horrible and did not look like they would be in any position to be a threat for the playoffs. However, 2 months into the NHL season and now the Sharks are sitting on a 15-12-1 record on the year. The last game on the ice for the Sharks was a 4-2 win over the Coyotes.
For the Sharks the team has been able to play so-so on the offense with a total of 2.86 goals a game on the year. The Sharks have ended up getting a total of 17.2% power play conversion. The defense for the Sharks have allowed only 3.25 goals a game on the season and have killed off 91% of the penalties on the year,
Recent Betting Trends
- Washington are 5-12 SU in their last 17 games against San Jose.
- Washington are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games on the road.
- San Jose are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games.
- The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Jose's last 6 games against Washington.
The Capitals are facing a Sharks team that has started to pick up how the season started off. However, with the way the Sharks have been able to play on the year it will be hard to see them beating the Capitals. Look for the Capitals to come into the game and bring home a strong win in this game as the Capitals outmatch the Sharks in every major position. Final Score Prediction, Washington Capitals win 5-2.