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Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers 08/06/2020 NHL Picks, Spread and Predictions

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Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers 08-06-2020 NHL Picks Spread and Predictions

Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers 06/08/2020 – The Philadelphia Flyers are off to a good start in the NHL Eastern Conference Round-Robin and will look to take that momentum to their next game against the Washington Capitals. This match will happen at the Scotiabank Arena located at Toronto, Ontario in Canada this August 6 at 6:30 PM Eastern Time. For those who want to catch the games via online live streaming, it is made available for NHL.TV subscribers and SofaScore. It is forecasted that in this match by NHL Picks And Parlays that the Capitals will be the team that will be safer to bet on as compared to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers 06/08/2020

When: Thursday, August 6, 4:00 PM ET

Where: Scotiabank Arena, Toronto, Ontario

TV: NBCSN

Stream: NHL.TV

Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers 06/08/2020 Betting Odds:

Team PUCKLINE TOTAL ML
Washington Capitals -1.5 (+158) 6.5 o (-119) -167
Philadelphia Flyers +1.5 (-200) 6.5 o (-103) +135
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Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals opened up with a tough shootout loss against the Tampa Bay Lightning, 2-3. The team had an early lead of 2-0 by the 7:48 mark in the second period thanks to Nikita Kucherov and Mitchell Stephens scoring the goals. The Capitals immediately mounted a comeback and tied the score heading to the final period. No score was added and teams engaged in a shootout. T.J. Oshie of the Capitals scored the first shot but Brayden Point and Nikita Kutcherov scored the next to for the Lightning.

Players to watch: R. Panik RW G 1 A 0 PTS 1, R Gudas D G 0 A 0 PTS 1, D. Orlov G 0 A 1 PTS 1.

Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers dominated the Boston Bruins in the first game of their round-robin matches, 4-1. No score happened in the first period but most of the action happened in the next. The first two goals came from the Flyers with Michael Raffl getting help from Travis Sanheim and Nate Thompson scoring the next. After allowing one goal from the opponent, they immediately bounced back a few seconds after with Philippe Myers getting an assist from Jakub Voracek. The Bruins comeback was made even tougher when Scott Laughton scored in early in the final period.

Players to watch: M. Raffl LW G 1 A 1 PTS 2 T. Sanheim D G 0 A 1 PTS 1 I. Provorov D G 0 A 1 PTS 1.

Washington Capitals vs Philadelphia Flyers Betting Predictions

Trends

Capitals

The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 9 games.
Washington is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Washington is 2-7 SU in their last 9 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 6 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia.
Washington is 2-5 SU in their last 7 games this season.

Flyers

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 5 games.
Philadelphia is 10-1 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Philadelphia’s last 10 games against Washington.
Philadelphia is 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia’s last 6 games when playing at home against Washington.

Capitals vs Flyers Betting Picks

The Washington Capitals lost their last game but they are expected by Best Online Sports Book to bounce back against the Philadelphia Flyers in this game. Matching up with each other, the Capitals have more firepower as compared to the Flyers and even has the edge on the defensive line.

Moneyline: The ML given to the Capitals is -167 while the Flyers are at +135 if they pull an upset victory.

Spread: It is 1.5 points across the spread for this matchup. Flyers are at +1.5 while the Capitals own the -1.5

Total: It is 6.5 points on the total for this game with the Flyers going over and the Capitals are the team under.

Score Prediction: 4-2, Capitals win.