Caps a home dog in Winter Classic

2015-capitals-ovechkin01-360

WASHINGTON, DC (TheSpread) – The annual Winter Classic will be held today in DC with the Washington Capitals hosting the Chicago Blackhawks from Nationals Park at 1PM ET.

View Today’s NHL Odds

Washington is 18-11-7 on the season and 7-5-4 at home while Chicago is 25-10-2 overall and 12-6-1 on the road. Washington has actually won five of its last seven meetings with Chicago, including a 3-2 road win on Nov. 7. These two have hit the over in seven of their last 10 meetings.

According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Blackhawks are actually favored on the road for this one, as they are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Capitals have odds of +110 to win the game. The over/under total has been set at 5 goals.

Bet on Today’s NHL Odds

Chicago has won its last two games coming into today’s contest, scoring five goals in both games. The Blackhawks have dropped two of their last three road games and hit the over in three straight contests. Washington has lost two of its last three games entering today and they are 3-2 in their last five games as an underdog. They have hit the under in three of their last five.

Check out Today’s NHL Odds & Matchups

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NHL Discussions

How many more are like this on Wed, Mar 2021 by Surfer
Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Wild vs. Stars Prediction & Odds The Wild have played well over their last 10 games but will they meet their match on Sunday when they take on the Stars in Dallas at 3:00...
Thumbnail Maple Leafs vs. Lightning Prediction The over has been profitable in previous meetings between the Maple Leafs and Lightning, who will clash in Tampa, FL on Saturday night at...
Thumbnail Senators vs. Rangers Prediction & Odds Even though the value has been sucked out of the line, is the under still a wise play in Friday night’s matchup between the Senators and Rangers at 7:00 p.m. ET?
Thumbnail Knights vs. Penguins Prediction & Odds The Golden Knights have struggled in previous meetings with the Penguins but is Vegas still the best play on the board when it comes to Thursday night’s 7:00...
Thumbnail Sabres vs. Red Wings Prediction & Odds The struggling Sabres will look to right the ship on Wednesday night when they visit the Red Wings at 7:00 p.m. ET. Is the total for tonight’s game set too...

NHL Headlines