New York Islanders at Washington Capitals 2/21/2015 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Tony Sink - 2/20/2015
Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 12:30 PM ET
Verizon Center in Washington DC
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The New York Islanders head to Verizon Center to take on the Washington Capitals on Saturday.
The Islanders are 11-1 in their last 12 in the fourth game of a 4-in-6 situation and 6-1 in their last 7 when their opponent scores 5 goals or more in their previous game. They are 28-7 in their last 35 after allowing 2 goals or less in their previous game. The under is 5-0 in the Islanders last 5 road games and 7-1 in their last 8 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
The Capitals are 4-1 in their last 5 when their opponent allows 2 goals or less in their previous game and 4-1 in their last 5 overall. They are 11-3 in their last 14 home games. The under is 5-0 in the Capitals last 5 after scoring 5 goals or more in their previous game and 6-1 in their last 7 games following a win.
Head-to-head, the under is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings in Washington. The Islanders are 20-45-3 in the last 68 meetings and 9-23-2 in the last 34 meetings in Washington.
New York Islanders Betting Trends
New York Islanders are 39-20-0 Against the Spread
New York Islanders are 29-28-0 against the Over/Under
Washington Capitals Betting Trends
Washington Capitals are 32-27-0 Against the Spread
Washington Capitals are 27-30-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
New York Islanders
02/20/15 C Mikhail Grabovski Concussion out indefinitely
02/17/15 C Casey Cizikas Lower Body out indefinitely
01/27/15 LW Eric Boulton Lower Body out indefinitely
01/26/15 RW Kyle Okposo Eye expected to miss 6-8 weeks
10/24/14 D John Erskine Neck out 3-6 months
10/08/14 D Dmitry Orlov Wrist out indefinitely
01/12/15 D Nate Schmidt Shoulder expected to miss 6-8 weeks
Tony's Pick: Take Washington
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