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NHL HOCKEY

Washington Capitals vs. New Jersey Devils

The Washington Capitals and the New Jersey Devils will both be gunning for a victory on Friday when they meet at Prudential Center.

The Capitals were a 2-0 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Senators. That made winners of bettors who got Ottawa at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (2) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Last time out for New Jersey, they were a 7-1 winner as they battled the Blues at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at +120 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

New Jersey:
Team record: 21-19-11 SU, ATS

is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Washington
is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games when playing at home against Washington
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing St. Louis are 6-4
After a win are 3-7

Washington:
Team record: 22-20-8 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against New Jersey
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games
is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games when playing on the road against New Jersey

When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Calgary are 4-6
After playing Ottawa are 7-3
After a loss are 2-8

Next up:
Washington at Montreal, Saturday, January 25
New Jersey home to NY Rangers, Sunday, January 26