Photo: flickr lava Writer: Jimmy Gold
We've got the Boston Bruins taking on the Washington Capitals in the NHL in this one. The Boston Bruins are coming off a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers on Monday. Tim Schaller scored once for the Boston Bruins. Tim Schaller has been solid this year with 8 total points. The Boston Bruins received two goals from David Pastrnak. David Backes scored in the third period. David Krejci had a great assist night with two helpers. Brandon Carlo picked up an assist in the overtime period. The Washington Capitals last played on Monday. The Boston Bruins have not played since Monday.
We have Braden Holtby penciled in as the confirmed starter for the Washington Capitals. He is 11-6-2 on the year with a 2.14 GAA. He allowed 2 goals on 33 shots during his latest appearance. Braden Holtby has been fantastic when playing at home this year with a 7-4-0 record and 0.917 SV%.
Tuukka Rask will man the pipes for the Boston Bruins in this one. Tuukka Rask has been superb during the season with a 14-4-1 record and 0.939 save percentage. He allowed 3 goals on 30 shots during his latest appearance. Tuukka Rask has a 1.93 GAA in his last 3 games.
The Washington Capitals are 9-4-0 when playing at home this season. The Boston Bruins have been skillful when playing on the road with a 8-5-1 record. The Washington Capitals have gone 5-2 when playing Eastern-Atlantic opponents this season. The Boston Bruins have gone 7-4 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season.
We are expecting a fair amount of goals in this match-up. Back the over in this one.
Game Time: 8:05 PM ET
Over 5 105