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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
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 13 of the NY Islanders last 17 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing Ottawa are 3-7
After a win are 3-7

Washington:
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
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
is 8-2 SU in their last 10 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
is 16-6 SU in their last 22 games when playing NY Islanders

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Calgary are 4-6
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

Next up:
Washington at St. Louis, Tuesday, April 8
NY Islanders at Columbus, Sunday, April 6