Capitals struggling to win in NY
NEW YORK, NY (Lock Labs) - The Capitals will take on the Rangers tonight at 7:00PM ET in a city where they've struggled to pick up victories of late.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Rangers are -157 money line favorites over the Capitals, who are +142 money line road underdogs for tonight's game. As for the total, the number currently sits at 5 as oddsmakers expect a low-scoring affair.
The Capitals have had their issues winning on the road against the Rangers, going 1-4 in their last five trips to the Big Apple. The home team is also a profitable 8-3 in the last 11 meetings between these two teams while the Rangers are a perfect 6-0 in their last six games.
The Rangers are also 5-1 in their last six home games, 6-0 in their last six games versus Metropolitan opponents and 5-0 in their last five games after scoring two goals or less in their previous game.