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The Washington Capitals and the Ottawa Senators will both be trying to pick up a win on Tuesday when they battle at Scotiabank Place.

Washington won its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Sabres on January 27. Bettors who backed the Capitals at -116 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

In their last action, Ottawa was a 2-1 loser at home against the Penguins. Bettors on Pittsburgh at +100 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Ottawa:
Team record: 3-1-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Washington
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games at home

When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing Pittsburgh are 8-2
After a loss are 3-7

Washington:
Team record: 1-3-1 SU, ATS

is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing Ottawa
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Ottawa

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Calgary are 3-7
After playing Buffalo are 8-2
After a win are 2-8

Next up:
Washington at Toronto, Thursday, January 31
Ottawa home to Montreal, Wednesday, January 30