Washington Capitals vs Florida Panthers 05/03/2022 Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Washington Capitals vs Florida Panthers 05/03/2022 – The Washington Capitals and Florida Panthers are all set to clash for their best-of-seven series from FLA Live Arena in Sunrise, Florida. The Capitals are fourth in the Metropolitan Division and managed to scrape through to the playoffs. The Panthers were one of the best teams in the league and they clinched the Atlantic Division Conference with ease. The Panthers also clinched the best record in this league and are all set to cause some damage to the Capitals. The NHL spread betting odds are intact for the Panthers to win and cover.
Washington Capitals vs Florida Panthers 05/03/2022
When: Tuesday, May 3, 7:30 PM ET
Where: FLA Live Arena, Sunrise, Florida
TV: ESPN 2
Washington Capitals vs Florida Panthers 05/03/2022 Betting Odds:
The Washington Capitals finished fourth in the Metropolitan Division despite dropping four of their last five regular season games. The leader in scoring for the Capitals is Alex Ovechkin with 90 points and 50 goals. When it comes to assists, Evgeny Kuznetsov is the leader with 54. The Capitals are averaging at 3.29 goals per game and are giving up 2.95 goals in return. The Capitals are closing in at 18.8 percent with their power-play opportunities and are reaching 80.4 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: A. Ovechkin LW (G 50, A 40, PTS 90), E. Kuznetsov C (G 24, A 54, PTS 78), J. Carlson D (G 17, A 54, PTS 71).
The Panthers held the best 58-18-6 record on the season and they are all set to take on the Capitals in this easy game. Florida has Aleksander Barkov as their leader in scoring with 39 goals and 85 points. Florida’s top offensive unit is averaging at 4.11 goals per game and are giving up 2.95 goals in return. When it comes to their power play, the Panthers are closing in 24.4 percent and their penalty kill is at 79.5 percent.
Players to watch: J. Huberdeau LW (G 30, A 85, PTS 115, A. Barkov C (G 39, A 49, PTS 88, S. Reinhart C (G 33, A 49, PTS 82)
Washington Capitals vs Florida Panthers Betting Predictions
Washington are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Florida are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games.
Capitals vs Panthers Betting Picks
The Capitals are no match for the Panthers and they will not stand a chance against their powerful offense. The NHL postseason betting odds are intact for the Panthers to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Panthers 5, Capitals 3.