Capitals at Islanders 1/15/22 – NHL Betting Picks & Odds
Washington Capitals vs. New York Islanders
NHL: 2:00 PM EST
Jan. 15, 2022
Latest Odds : WAS -125 ; Total 5.5
Washington is coming here after losing in their last game. The loss for the Capitals came against the Bruins in a blowout style by a score of 7-3. The loss dropped the Capitals to a record of 20-8-9 on the year overall.
This season Washington has ended up getting a total of 3.32 goals per game. The defense for Washington has allowed only 2.76 goals per game. The power play for the Capitals is converting at a clip of 14.5% on the year and the penalty kill has killed off 81.9% of the power plays.
New York is coming to the game here after getting a win in their last game. The win came over the Devils by a score of 3-2. With the win the Islanders moved to a record of 11-12-6 on the year overall.
The offense for New York has faltered this year and cost the Islanders a lot of games with only 2.29 goals per game scored. The defense for New York has allowed 2.75 goals per game. The power play for the Islanders is converting at a clip of 18.7% on the year and the penalty kill has killed off 81.6% on the year.
Recent Betting Trends:
The total has went over in 13 out of the last 19 Capitals games.
The Capitals are 1-4 in their last 5 games.
The total has went under in 5 out of the last 6 Islanders games.
The Islanders are 4-1 in their last 5 games.
Free Betting Pick: Washington Capitals -125
Coming to this game the Capitals are going to be looking to get their losing skid stopped. The Islanders, with their lack of offense is a great team to do that against. Look for the Islanders defense to struggle against the Capitals resurgent offense in this game and that leads to the Capitals getting the win easily. Final Score, Washington Capitals win 4-2.