Bruins vs. Capitals Odds
WASHINGTON, DC (TheSpread) – The Boston Bruins are in need of some points tonight when they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins at 8PM ET.
Washington is 44-25-7 on the season and 22-12-2 at home while Boston is 41-25-5 overall and 17-15-1 on the road. Washington has secured a playoff spot with 99 points while Boston is tied for the final playoff spot with Ottawa at 95 points, though Boston has three games remaining while Ottawa has two left. These two have met twice this season, with Washington winning both games. The Capitals have won six of their last nine against the Bruins and the two have hit the under in five of their last seven meetings.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Washington is the favorite in this game, as the Capitals are getting odds of -135 to win, while the Bruins are getting a money line of +115 to win on the road. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Boston is riding a five-game winning streak entering this game and they have won their last two road contests. The Bruins are trending with the under, as they have pushed or hit the under in four straight games. Washington has won four of its last five games and two of its last three at home. The Capitals have been trending with the over, as they have pushed or went over the total in eight of their last 10.