Penguins host the Capitals tonight
PITTSBURGH, PA (TheSpread) – Two Eastern Conference foes meet up tonight when the Pittsburgh Penguins host the Washington Capitals at 7PM ET.
Pittsburgh is 32-15-9 on the season and 18-8-3 at home while Washington is 30-17-10 overall and 15-10-5 on the road. Washington has won its two meetings with Pittsburgh this season in impressive fashion, outscoring the Penguins 7-0 in the two games. These two have hit the under in six of their last seven meetings.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Penguins are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -150 to win, while the Capitals have odds of +130 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
Washington has won five of its last seven games coming into tonight’s, including three wins on the road. Washington has hit the under in seven of its last 10 games. Pittsburgh is coming off a shootout loss to Chicago on Sunday, but the Pens are 4-2 in their last six games overall. Pittsburgh has pushed or hit the under in eight of its last nine games.