The New York Islanders have managed to pick up just one victory in their last five games against the Washington Capitals as those teams hit the ice together in NHL betting action on Wednesday night.
The Islanders won just one of their four games against the Capitals last season, and they’re 4-6 in the last 10 games between the two teams dating back to 2012. The UNDER has paid off for totals bettors in four of their last six matchups.
Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders Opening Odds and Betting Line
NHL Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the New York Islanders as -140 moneyline Favorite in this betting matchup. Those over under betting saw the line open at 5.5 at BetOnline.
Computer Prediction: Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders Pick
Odds – VSB
computer prediction formulas pick a 3.4-3 win for the Islanders on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
15-6-0 New York battles the Capitals, currently with a 9-8-3 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 12-9 for the Islanders and 9-11 for the Capitals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New York vs Washington injuries news.
It’s a NHL hockey betting matchup between the No. 5-rated New York Islanders and the No. 6-ranked Washington Capitals, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds – VSB
How Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the New York Islanders No. 3-ranked offense (3.29 goals per game) against a Washington Capitals defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Islanders powerplay has clicked at a 18.75% rate while the Capitals have a 82.26% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Capitals were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at +260 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for OVER bettors.
New York was a 1-0 winner in its last match at home against the Flyers. They won as -145 favorites, while the total score of 1 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Washington Capitals vs New York Islanders Betting Odds Trends
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington’s last 5 games
Washington is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games on the road
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing NY Islanders
NY Islanders is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of NY Islanders’s last 7 games
NY Islanders is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of NY Islanders’s last 9 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Washington home to New York, Friday, November 28th