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Wednesdays NHL Best Bets: Washington Capitals vs New Jersey Devils (10/25/2023)

The Washington Capitals (1-2-1) will face off against the New Jersey Devils (2-1-1) at Prudential Center on Wednesday.

  • Game: Washington Capitals vs New Jersey Devils
  • Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2023
  • Location: Prudential Center in Newark, NJ
  • TV: MSG+

The Washington Capitals (1-2-1) will face off against the New Jersey Devils (2-1-1) at Prudential Center on Wednesday.

Washington Capitals @ New Jersey Devils Odds

Moneyline
Washington Capitals   +205
New Jersey Devils   -245

Puck Line
Washington Capitals   1.5 (-120)
New Jersey Devils   -1.5 (EVEN)

Total
Over   6.5 (-135)
Under   6.5 (+115)

Odds source: Bovada Sportsbook (USA), Bodog Sportsbook (Canada)

The Washington Capitals suffered a 3-2 defeat against the Canadiens in their last game. They struggled offensively, only converting 2 out of 33 shots on goal. Additionally, they failed to score on 5 power play opportunities. The Capitals spent 12 minutes in the penalty box during the game.

Opponents have had 19 power play opportunities against the Capitals this season, resulting in 5 goals. The Capitals have faced 132 shots and have a save percentage of .886. They have attempted 99 shots with a shooting percentage of 5.1%. At even strength, the Capitals have given up 10 goals and scored 5 goals. They have had 13 power play chances and have not scored on any of them, resulting in a power play percentage of 0.00%. So far, they have earned 3 points, with a points percentage of .375. The Capitals have scored 5 goals and allowed 15 goals.

Darcy Kuemper will be in goal for the Capitals. In his professional career, he has played in 359 games with an overall record of 166-122-44. Opponents have scored 863 goals against him, leading to a goals against average of 2.55. Kuemper has faced 10,255 shots and made 9,392 saves, giving him a save percentage of .916. He has recorded 188 quality starts with a quality starts percentage of .551.

In their last game, the New Jersey Devils defeated the Islanders 5-4. They scored 5 goals on 39 shots on goal and converted 4 out of 5 power play opportunities.

The Devils have attempted 136 shots with a shot percentage of 11.03%. They have allowed their opponents 130 shots. Their penalty kill percentage is 70.59% on 17 power play opportunities. Their save percentage is 89.2%. The Devils have had 21 power play chances and have converted 9 of them, resulting in a power play percentage of 42.86%. They have scored 6 goals at even strength and 9 goals on the power play. They have allowed 14 goals, with 9 goals at even strength and 5 goals while shorthanded. So far, the Devils have scored 15 goals, earned 5 points, and have a points percentage of .625.

Akira Schmid will be in goal for the Devils. He has relinquished an average of 2.75 goals per game, allowing 58 goals in total. Schmid has a quality start percentage of 50.0%, with 10 quality starting assignments in his career. He has played in 26 games with a record of 10-9-3. Schmid has made 529 saves out of 587 shots against him, giving him a save percentage of .901.

Who will come out on top in tonight’s NHL game? Bet on Washington!

The Pick: Take Washington Capitals

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