Canadiens vs. Capitals Pick
The Washington Capitals and Montreal Canadiens meet up on the ice tonight at 7PM ET. Will they be able to rack up the goals.
Washington is 25-6-2 on the season, 13-3-1 at home and 17-11 with the under. Montreal is 20-13-3 on the year, 9-7-1 on the road and 16-14 with the over. Washington has won two straight meetings with Montreal, including a 3-2 win on Dec. 3. These two have scored 5 goals or more in their last two meetings as well.
According to oddsmakers from oddsmakers at RealBets, Washington is favored at home in today’s game, as the Capitals are getting odds of -175 to win, while the Canadiens are getting a money line of +160 to win. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
Nobody is hotter than Washington right now. Montreal is having issues on defense, allowing 13 goals in their last three games. That's not good news going up against a Washington team that came back from 3-0 down to beat Tampa Bay, 5-3 and the New York Rangers, 7-3. Montreal is 9-2-3 with the over in the last 14 road games.
SATURDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CANADIENS/CAPITALS OVER 5