Philadelphia Flyers vs Washington Capitals Hockey Prediction 3-4-17
The Flyers and the Capitals are a couple of teams that have been fierce rivals all season long. However, the games between these two teams, have been one-sided. So this will definitely be something the Washington fans will love as they are going to watch this game between these two rival teams.
The Flyers on the season have been able to score only at a clip of 2.4 goals a game and are converting 21.4% on the power play. The defense for the Flyers is giving up 2.9 goals a game and is killing off 81.6% of the power plays they have faced.
With the Capitals they are scoring at a rate of 3.3 goals a game and are converting 22% on the season for the power play. The defense is giving up only 2 goals a game and is killing off 84.4% of the power plays they face.
NHL Starting Goalies
Who knows who starts for the Flyers tonight. It’s been a carousel in net this season. Refer here for today’s starter.
Braden Holtby is supporting an incredible 33-8-5 record while allowing just 1.91 goals against average and supporting a .930 save percentage
Recent Betting Trends
- Flyers are 3-13 in their last 16 road games.
- Capitals are 5-2 in their last 7 Saturday games.
- Under is 6-2-3 in Flyers last 11 when their opponent allows 2 goals or less in their previous game.
- Under is 4-0-2 in Capitals last 6 vs. Metropolitan.
Free Betting Pick: Washington Capitals
The Capitals are a strong team, they seem to be slipping slightly. The Capitals in what should be a great rivalry type of game will come out on top based off of the high offense and stellar defense. As for where the Flyers destroyed the lowly Avs this week and barely beating Florida 2-1. The Capitals win this game convincingly. This is not an official pick, it has no rating and it will not be documented. It’s for entertaining purposes only.
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