Capitals at Bruins 4/18/21 – NHL Betting Odds & Picks
Washington Capitals vs. Boston Bruins
NHL: 12:00 PM EST
Apr. 18, 2021
Latest Odds : BOS -117 Total 5.5
The Capitals are coming to the game here after playing the Flyers on Saturday afternoon. The game prior to the game on Saturday for the Capitals ended up being a loss to the Sabres by an embarrassing 5-2 score. The loss pushed the Capitals to a 28-12-4 record on the year overall.
On the year the Capitals have ended up with a total of 3.45 goals per game. The defense for Washington has allowed 2.95 goals per game. The power play for the Capitals has converted at a clip of 26.7% on the year and the penalty kill for the Capitals is coming in killing off 83.3% of the power plays.
Boston is heading here after playing the Islanders on Friday night. The game against the Bruins ended up being a great game and ended up with a final score of 3-0 with the Bruins coming out on top. The Bruins after playing the Islanders ended up moving to a 24-12-6 record on the year.
This season the Bruins have ended up with a total of 2.74 goals per game. The defense for the Bruins have allowed a total of 2.50 goals per game. The power play for the Boston Bruins have ended up getting a total of 22.5% converted on the year, but the penalty kill for the Bruins have ended up killing off 86.5% of the power plays.
Recent Betting Trends:
The Capitals are 22-22 on the puck line.
The over has won 8 out of the last 10 Capitals games.
The Bruins are over in 4 out of their last 10 games.
The Bruins are 8-14 on the puck line at home.
Free Betting Pick: Boston Bruins -117
The Bruins are coming in with a day of rest and that will help the Boston team out quite a bit in getting properly prepared for Washington. Look for the Bruins to struggle in the game to a point, but the Capitals are unable to contain the Bruins who are rested and coming in with a better defense in the game. Final Score, Boston Bruins win 3-2.