Lightning vs. Capitals Free Pick
WASHINGTON, D.C. (ATS Consultants) - The over has been a great bet when the Lightning met the Capitals, which is one of the matchups tonight in the NHL.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Lightning are -110 money line favorites over the Capitals, who are +100 money line home dogs for tonight's 7:05PM ET game. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
The over is 16-5 in the last 21 games between these two teams and 5-2 in the last seven meetings in Washington. The over is also 9-2 in the Lightning's last 11 games versus Metropolitan opponents, 8-2 in their last 10 road games and 11-4 in their last 15 games following a win.
On the other side, the over is 5-0 in the Capitals' last five home games versus a team with a winning road record. The over is also 6-1 in the Capitals' last seven games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600, 4-1 in their last five games versus Atlantic opponents and 7-3 in their last 10 home games.
SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: LIGHTNING/CAPITALS OVER 5.5