NHL Hockey - Preview
|Washington Capitals vs. New York Islanders|
The division rival Washington Capitals and New York Islanders are set to renew hostilities on Saturday when they meet at Nassau Coliseum. The Capitals were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Devils. That made winners of bettors who got New Jersey at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors. In their last action, New York was a 2-1 winner on the road against the Senators. Bettors on New York at +171 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well. New York:
Team record: 31-35-10 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
NY Islanders are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Team record: 34-30-13 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Washington at St. Louis, Tuesday, April 8
NY Islanders at Columbus, Sunday, April 6