Philadelphia Flyers vs Washington Capitals Betting Matchup Report
|5-7-0||November 01, 2013, 07:00 PM | Wells Fargo Center||3-8-0|
The Washington Capitals will look to grab a road win when they take on the Flyers in Philadelphia at Wells Fargo Center on Friday in hockey odds action.
The Flyers sit at 3-8-0 on the season; in comparison, the Capitals are currently 5-7-0. Looking to wager on the totals? Philadelphia is 2-8-1 OU, and Washington is 6-6 OU.
View Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds and Stats.
The Flyers were listed earlier today as -131 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Flyers rated this week at No. 28 and the Capitals sitting at No. 12.
Last time out for Washington, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Canucks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canucks at -155 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Philadelphia was a 3-2 loser in its last match at home against the Ducks. They lost as +100 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Philadelphia's No. 28-ranked offense, averaging 1.82 goals per game, against a Capitals defense that ranks No. 25 at 3.17 goals allowed. The Flyers power play is averaging 11.63% while the Capitals defense kills off 90.7% of their penalties.
A few Capitals at Flyers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 6 games
Washington is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Washington is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington's last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
Philadelphia is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Philadelphia's last 13 games
Philadelphia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 8 games at home
Washington at Florida, Saturday, November 2nd
Philadelphia at New Jersey, Saturday, November 2nd