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Phoenix Coyotes vs. Washington Capitals

The Phoenix Coyotes and the Washington Capitals will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Verizon Center.

The Coyotes were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Canadiens. That made winners of bettors who got Phoenix at -143 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

The Capitals were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Bruins. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -220 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Washington:
Team record: 29-25-10 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 12 games when playing at home against Phoenix
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games at home
is 5-9-3 SU in its last 17 games ,when playing Phoenix

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

Phoenix:
Team record: 29-23-11 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 12 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 16 games on the road
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Washington

When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Chicago are 5-5
After playing Montreal are 3-3-2
After a win are 2-8

Next up:
Phoenix at Tampa Bay, Monday, March 10
Washington home to Pittsburgh, Monday, March 10