Capitals vs. Kings Free Pick
The Los Angeles Kings welcome the Washington Capitals to town tonight at 10:30PM ET. Will the Kings keep Washington in check?
Washington is 49-13-4 overall, 23-7-2 on the road and 27-25 with the under. Los Angeles is 39-22-4 overall, 20-11-1 at home and 26-20 with the under. The Kings have won eight of the last 10 against the Capitals, but Washington won the lone meeting this season, 3-1. These two have hit the under in six of their last eight encounters.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Kings are favored at home tonight, as they are getting odds of -130 to win, while the Capitals are getting a money line of +115 to prevail today. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
These two teams have gone under in three straight meetings. Washington has not gone over in their last seven games. They've gone under in two straight games, as they beat Anaheim and Boston in overtime and a shootout respectively. The Caps' offense has not score more than three goals in nine straight games. The Kings have played well defensively, allowing two or less goals in seven of 10 games.
WEDNESDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CAPITALS/KINGS UNDER 5