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Boston Bruins vs Washington Capitals 05/11/2021 NHL Picks, Previews & Game Analysis
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Boston Bruins vs Washington Capitals 05/11/2021 – Boston Bruins and Washington Capitals will enter the final game of their regular season as they battle from Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. The Bruins have secured the third spot in the East Division play and they managed to punch their ticket to the playoffs. Washington Capitals are one step ahead at second place, but they failed to maintain their top spot against Pittsburgh Penguins. Both teams will continue to fight in the playoffs with their first postseason game on Sunday. The NHL top online sportsbook has all the odds and predictions available as bettors continue to place their bets on their favorite teams.
Boston Bruins vs Washington Capitals 05/11/2021
When: Tuesday, May 11, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
TV: NHL Network | NBCSWA | NESNplus
Boston Bruins vs Washington Capitals 05/11/2021 Betting Odds:
Boston Bruins ensured to stay at the top three spots in the East Division play. The Bruins were strong enough to get past the Islanders and they hold a 33-15-7 record on the season. Boston defeated the Islanders in their last game with a final score of 3-2. Boston is holding an average of 2.96 goals per game with their offense and is giving up 2.41 to opponents. Brad Marchand is the leader in scoring with 28 goals and 39 assists. Marchand is also the leader in points with 67. Boston’s biggest challenge will be the Penguins and the Capitals.
Players to watch B. Marchand C (G 28 A 39 PTS 67), P. Bergeron C (G 23 A 25 PTS 48), D. Pastrnak RW (G 20 A 27 PTS 47).
The Capitals were dominated their division before they dropped consecutive games. Washington gave up their top spot to the Penguins and they now hold a 35-15-5 record on the season. The Bruins Capitals are coming into this game after defeating Philadelphia Flyers with a final score of 2-1. Washington is holding an average of 3.38 goals per game with their scoring offense and is giving up 2.91 with their defense. Alex Ovechkin is the leader with 24 points while Nicklas Backstrom is the leader in assists with 38.
Players to watch: N. Backstrom C (G 15 A 38 PTS 53), J. Carlson D (G 10 A 34 PTS 44), T.J. Oshie RW (G 22 A 21 PTS 43).
Boston Bruins vs Washington Capitals Betting Predictions
Boston is 12-4 SU in their last 16 games.
Washington is 10-5 SU in their last 15 games.
Bruins vs Capitals Betting Picks
The Bruins are up against a powerful offense Washington team and they will need more support to win. The best NHL betting site is in favor of the Capitals to win this game and cover the spread with ease.
Score Prediction: Capitals 6, Bruins 4.