Wild vs. Capitals Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Capitals are -105 money line favorites over the Wild, who are -103 on the ML. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals as Minnesota is 9-4-3 overall and Washington is 8-7-0.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Capitals opened as -115 money line favorites but the odds have dropped to -105, while the Wild opened as +106 underdogs and they're now -103.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 61% of bettors favor the Capitals. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 6-1 in the last seven meetings between these two teams and 5-1 in the last six meetings in Washington. The under is also 3-0-1 in the Wild's last four Thursday games and 4-1-1 in their last six road games. On the other side, the under is 9-4-1 in the Capitals' last 14 home games and 5-2 in their last seven games when their opponent scores five goals or more in their previous contest.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: WILD/CAPITALS UNDER 5.5