NHL Free Pick 01-23-17

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals

The fans at Verizon Center will be treated to a game between the Carolina Hurricanes and the Washington Capitals when they take their seats on Monday.

Oddsmakers opened the Capitals as -215-moneyline favorites versus the Hurricanes, while the game’s total opened at 5.5.

Last time out for Washington, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Stars on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Capitals at -134 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Carolina was a 3-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Blue Jackets. They lost as +172 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Carolina:
Team record: 21-18-7 SU
Current Streak: lost 3 straight games.
Carolina is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Carolina’s last 7 games
Carolina is 16-3 ATS in its last 19 games on the road

Washington:
Team record: 31-9-6 SU
Washington is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Washington is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Washington’s last 6 games

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals

Pick: Washington Puck Line (-1.5)