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Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals 01/18/2022 Game Analysis, Tips and Hockey Forecast
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Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals 01/18/2022 – The Winnipeg Jets will travel to the south of the border as they take on the Washington Capitals from Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. The Jets are fifth in the Central Division play and they enter this game with a winning record. The Capitals are fourth in the Metropolitan Division and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The online NHL bets have predicted a winner for this entertaining game based on the odds and betting lines.
Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals 01/18/2022
When: Tuesday, January 18, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals 01/18/2022 Betting Odds:
Winnipeg is holding a 17-12-5 record on the season and they are trailing the Wild at the fourth spot. The Jets are ahead of the Stars after the last success against the Red Wings. Winnipeg scored three and gave up nothing in return. Kyle Connor is the leader in scoring with 37 goals and 20 points. Connor is also the leader in assists with 17. Winnipeg will need to focus on their defensive game if they want to win the Capitals.
Players to watch: K. Connor LW (G 20, A 17, PTS 37), P. Dubois C (G 15, A 11, PTS 26), N. Ehlers LW (G 13, A 12, PTS 25).
Washington will enter this game holding a 21-9-9 record on the season. The Capitals are behind the Penguins and are ahead of the Blue Jackets. Washington dropped their last game against the Canucks with a final score of 4-2. The Capitals have Alexander Ovechkin as their leader in scoring with 54 points and 26 goals. The Capitals have a neat chance to make up for their last defeat at home. The betting odds have predicted a win for the Capitals.
Players to watch: A. Ovechkin LW (G 26, A 28, PTS 54), E. Kuznetsov C (G 12, A 26, PTS 38), J. Carlson D (G 8, A 24, PTS 32).
Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Winnipeg’s last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Washington’s last 20 games.
Jets vs Capitals Betting Picks
Take Washington to win this game and cover the spread with a decent score. The NHL bets today have predicted Washington to win this game with ease. As for the Jets, their defense is not too strong against the Capitals.
Score Prediction: Capitals 4, Jets 2.