Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Eastern Conference 1st Round - Game 1
For Updated Odds on This Game Click Here
The New York Islanders take on the Washington Capitals on Wednesday in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The Islanders are 6-2 in their last 8 games playing on 3 or more days rest and are 4-10 in their last 14 overall. New York is 8-20 in their last 28
Conference Quarterfinals games and are 2-8 in their last 10 vs. a team with a winning record. The under is 4-0 in the Islanders last 4 after allowing 5
goals or more in their previous game and is 9-3 in their last 12 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game.
The Capitals are 4-0 in their last 4 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game and are 5-2 in their last 7 overall. Washington is 37-16 in their
last 53 when their opponent allows 5 goals or more in their previous game and are 2-6 in their last 8 games playing on 3 or more days rest. The under is
5-1-1 in the Capitals last 7 games playing on 3 or more days rest and is 5-2-1 in their last 8 Conference Quarterfinals games.
In head to head matchups, the home team is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings and the under is 8-2 in the last 10 meetings in Washington. The Islanders are 20-46-3 in the last 69 meetings and are 9-24-2 in the last 35 meetings in Washington.
New York Islanders Betting Trends
New York Islanders are 47-35-0 Against the Spread
New York Islanders are 38-41-0 against the Over/Under
Washington Capitals Betting Trends
Washington Capitals are 45-37-0 Against the Spread
Washington Capitals are 38-40-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
New York Islanders
04/14/15 D Travis Hamonic Knee is downgraded to doubtful Wednesday vs. Washington
04/13/15 C Frans Nielsen Lower Body probable Wednesday vs. Washington
04/13/15 LW Matt Martin Undisclosed probable Wednesday vs. Washington
04/12/15 GO Michal Neuvirth Undisclosed "?" Wednesday vs. Washington
02/20/15 C Mikhail Grabovski Concussion out indefinitely
10/24/14 D John Erskine Neck out 3-6 months
10/08/14 D Dmitry Orlov Wrist out indefinitely
04/13/15 RW Eric Fehr Upper Body probable Wednesday vs. NY Islanders
04/13/15 RW Jay Beagle Upper Body probable Wednesday vs. NY Islanders
04/13/15 RW Tom Wilson Concussion probable Wednesday vs. NY Islanders
Josh's Pick: Take Washington
Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. No Obligation. No Salesman. No Credit Card. Fast Sign up with Instant Access Click Here
Read more articles by Guy Bruhn
Get all of Tonight's Free NHL Picks.
Get all of Tonight's Expert Expert NHL Picks.