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130 COMMUNITY PICKS

30 % Capitals

70 % Rangers

WSH (
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NYR (
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LIVE ODDS
Washington
New York
LIVE ODDS
Washington
New York

Washington vs New York Top User Picks

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Expert Picks Best for this Matchup

Chris (60%)

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Expert Picks Best for this Matchup

Ryan Houk (51%)

Washington Capitals vs New York Rangers Preview May 05, 2021

Washington Capitals (33-14-5) is visiting New York Rangers (26-21-6) on May 05, 2021, 7:00 PM ET and playing at the Madison Square Garden.

The Washington Capitals are favored by vegas at a line of -135. The opening line was -109 so the public has been betting on New York Rangers causing the WSH line to shift +26. 70% of the community is betting New York Rangers will win today. Get the consensus from the top 10 users most likely to be right on tonight's matchup below.

Washington Highlights

Goals
2nd
3.48
Shots
24th
29.04
PP/PK Percentage
3rd
26.09

ATS Trends

  • The total has gone OVER in 10 of Washington's last 13 games.
  • Washington are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games.
  • Washington are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games against NY Rangers.
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington's last 7 games on the road.
  • Washington are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers.
  • The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington's last 10 games this season.
  • Washington are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the East conference.

Player Injuries

  • Henrik Lundqvist is out for season (Heart)
  • Alex Ovechkin is "?" (Lower Body)
  • Justin Schultz is "?" Friday vs Philadelphia (Lower Body)
  • Evgeny Kuznetsov is out indefinitely (Quarantine)
  • Daniel Sprong is "?" Friday vs Philadelphia (Illness)
  • Michal Kempny is out indefinitely (Achilles)
  • Beck Malenstyn is out for season (Achilles)

New York Highlights

Goals
11th
3.21
Shots
22nd
29.21
PP/PK Percentage
13th
21.14

ATS Trends

  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Rangers' last 7 games.
  • NY Rangers are 9-4 SU in their last 13 games at home.
  • NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Washington.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Rangers' last 7 games against an opponent in the East conference.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Rangers' last 7 games against an opponent in the East Division division.

Player Injuries

  • Jack Johnson is out for season (Hernia)
  • Chris Kreider is "?" Thursday vs Boston (Lower Body)
  • Jacob Trouba is out for season (Upper Body)
  • Artemi Panarin is out for season (Lower Body)
  • Brett Howden is out for season (Foot)
  • Ryan Lindgren is out for season (Upper Body)