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Washington Capitals Home to Hurricanes in NHL Betting Odds Action

The Washington Capitals battle the visiting Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday in NHL betting odds action at Verizon Center.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Carolina Hurricanes before puck drop in this match found them as 205 moneyline underdogs at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5, according to BetOnline.

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 2.8-2.6 win for the Capitals on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Carolina Hurricanes vs Washington Capitals Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Carolina Hurricanes have seen them go 31-26-12 so far this season, while the Capitals are at 49-14-5. In totals betting, the Washington Capitals are 27-26-15, while the Hurricanes are 23-25-21. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Washington vs Carolina injuries news.

The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Washington Capitals at No. 6 and the Carolina Hurricanes at No. 12 heading into this contest.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Washington's No. 2-ranked offense, averaging 3.22 goals per game, against a Hurricanes defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.7 goals allowed. The Capitals power play is averaging 24.76% while the Hurricanes defense kills off 83.24% of their penalties.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Carolina was a 3-2 loser on the road against the Sabres. Bettors on Buffalo at -117 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

Washington lost its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Sharks on March 12. Bettors who backed the Sharks at -113 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Betting Trends
  • Carolina is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
  • Carolina is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Washington
  • Washington is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games
  • Washington is 20-4 SU in its last 24 games at home
  • Washington is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Carolina

Next Betting Matchups

Carolina at Pittsburgh, Thursday, March 17th
Washington home to Nashville, Friday, March 18th