The New York Islanders will be looking to pick up a road victory as NHL moneyline underdogs at the online sportsbooks on Monday night as they take on the Washington Capitals at the Verizon Center in the deciding Game 7 of their series.
New York tied up the best-of-seven set at 3-3 on Saturday with a 3-1 home victory as -140 favorites on the NHL odds in an UNDER result for totals bettors. The OVER/UNDER is now 2-3-1 so far in this first-round series, and 4-5-1 in the last 10 games between the Islanders and the Capitals.
New York Islanders vs Washington Capitals Opening Odds and Betting Line
If you’re backing the visiting New York Islanders in this one, they Islanders listed earlier today as underdogs of 118 at most sportsbooks, including Bodog. Those over/under total betting saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
Computer Prediction: New York Islanders vs Washington Capitals Pick
Odds – VSB
prediction models pick the Capitals to win this game 2.9-2.4. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
New York Islanders vs Washington Capitals Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Washington Capitals bring a 48-28-12 record to the battle against the 50-30-8 Islanders. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Washington go 40-44-4 so far and the Islanders go 40-45-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Washington vs New York injuries news.
This game puts the Washington Capitals, most recently No. 1 in the Odds – VSB
NHL Power Rankings, up against the New York Islanders, who rate a No. 17 in the latest survey.
How New York Islanders vs Washington Capitals Stats Match Up
Offensively, the game matches up the Washington Capitals No. 9-ranked offense (2.91 goals per game) against a New York Islanders defense that ranks No. 22 at 2.77 goals per game allowed. The Capitals powerplay has clicked at a 24.8% rate while the Islanders have a 78.26% rate on the penalty kill.
New York Islanders vs Washington Capitals Betting Odds Trends
NY Islanders is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Islanders’s last 6 games on the road
NY Islanders is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Washington
Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 7 games at home
Washington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
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