Flames face Washington Capitals: NHL odds preview and stats
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A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Calgary duelling Washington on Thursday at Verizon Center.
This season the Capitals are 0-1-0 overall while the Flames are 0-0-0. As for the totals, Washington is 1-0 on the OU, and Calgary is 23-20-5.
View Calgary Flames vs Washington Capitals Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Capitals as -160 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Capitals at No. 2 and the Flames at No. 29 heading into this contest.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 3-1 loser as they battled the Blackhawks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blackhawks at -270 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Washington was a 6-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Blackhawks. They lost as +144 underdogs, while the total score of 10 made winners of OVER bettors.
A few Flames at Capitals trends to consider:
Calgary is 3-16 SU in its last 19 games on the road
Calgary is 2-8-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing Washington
Calgary is 1-5-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Washington
Washington is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
Washington is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Washington is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington's last 6 games at home
Calgary at Columbus, Friday, October 4th
Washington at Dallas, Saturday, October 5th