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Washington Capitals vs. New York Rangers

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Sunday when the Washington Capitals and the New York Rangers meet at Madison Square Garden.

The Capitals were a 5-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Blue Jackets. That made winners of bettors who got Columbus at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (6) was good news for OVER bettors.

New York was a 4-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Senators. They won as +110 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 26-21-3 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

NY Rangers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 6 games when playing Washington
NY Rangers are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Washington

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Ottawa are 5-5
After a win are 5-5

Washington:
Team record: 22-18-8 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
is 2-6 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Calgary are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7

Next up:
Washington home to Ottawa, Tuesday, January 21
NY Rangers home to NY Islanders, Tuesday, January 21