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The Washington Capitals and the New York Islanders will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Nassau Coliseum.
The Capitals were a 7-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Panthers. That made winners of bettors who got Washington at -150 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.
Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Rangers at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -115 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Team record: 10-11-3 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 8 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 6 of the NY Islanders last 9 games at home
NY Islanders are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games
NY Islanders are 3-9 SU in their last 12 games at home
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing New Jersey are 3-7
After playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Team record: 10-11-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.
is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
is 13-3 SU in their last 16 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing NY Islanders
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Calgary are 3-7
After playing Florida are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Washington home to NY Rangers, Sunday, March 10
NY Islanders at Pittsburgh, Sunday, March 10