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Rangers Caps Game 5 Betting

The Washington Capitals and New York Rangers will be breaking a 2-2 series deadlock on Monday night as they play Game 5 of their series at Madison Square Garden with the Rangers home favorites.

The Rangers opened as -145 Game 5 home favorites here, according to British bookmaker William Hill.

The Rangers are 51-24-7 so far on the season. The Capitals, meanwhile, are 42-32-8. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New York go 32-31-19 and the Capitals go 40-37-5 on the totals.

View Washington vs NY Rangers Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings:
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 7-rated Rangers and the No. 18-ranked Capitals, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits New York's No. 13-ranked offense, averaging 2.8 goals per game, against a Capitals defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.8 goals allowed. The Rangers power play is averaging 15.7% while the Capitals defense kills off 81.6% of their penalties.

The Rangers were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Capitals. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.

Washington Capitals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Calgary are 3-7
After playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After a win are 3-7

New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Washington are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

 

A few Capitals at Rangers trends to consider:
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games on the road
NY Rangers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games

Next up:
Washington home to NY Rangers, Wednesday, May 9

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