Capitals host Penguins tonight
WASHINGTON, DC (TheSpread) – The Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins add another chapter to their rivalry on Wednesday night when they meet at 8PM ET.
Pittsburgh is 34-17-4 on the season and 15-7-3 on the road while Washington is 33-18-6 overall and 17-7-2 at home. Washington has won three straight meetings with Pittsburgh, all coming this season, including two wins on the road. These two have hit the under in seven of their last eight meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Capitals are favored at home, as they are getting odds of -120 to win, while the Penguins have a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Pittsburgh has won two straight coming into this game and they are 2-2 in their last four road games. The Penguins have hit the under or pushed in seven of their last 10 games. Washington is coming off a loss to the Flyers on Sunday, which snapped a four-game winning streak. The Capitals have won three of their last four at home and they have hit the under in four of their last six games.