Pittsburgh Penguins host Washington Capitals in hockey action


Washington Capitals

Pittsburgh Penguins
30-26-10 March 11, 2014, 07:30 PM | Consol Energy Centre 43-17-4



The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Pittsburgh and Washington on Tuesday, with the host Penguins trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.

The Penguins are 43-17-4 so far on the season. The Capitals, meanwhile, are 30-26-10. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Pittsburgh go 30-29-5 and the Capitals go 32-34 on the totals.

View Washington Capitals vs Pittsburgh Penguins Odds and Stats.

Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Penguins as -200 moneyline Favorite in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5.5 at BetOnline.

The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 15-rated Capitals taking on the No. 6-rated Penguins in this contest.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Pittsburgh's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 3.19 goals per game, against a Capitals defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.03 goals allowed. The Penguins power play is averaging 25.58% while the Capitals defense kills off 80.17% of their penalties.

Next up:
Washington home to Vancouver, Friday, March 14th
Pittsburgh at Philadelphia, Saturday, March 15th
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