Ottawa Senators vs. Washington Capitals
The Ottawa Senators are coming off a 4-1 home loss to the Rangers in their previous game. The Senators have gone over the total in 13 of their 14-games this season following a loss by 2-goals or more. Ottawa enters tonight with a money line winning percentage of .429 this season. The Washington Capitals have gone over the total in 10 of 12-games this season versus an opponent with a NHL betting line winning percentage of anywhere between.400 to .490.
NHL Totals Betting Systems
- Any team (Washington) that comes off a loss to a division opponent in which they allowed 4 or more goals, and is playing in the month of January has gone over the total in 33 of 42-games (78.6%) since the beginning of the 2009-2010 year.
- Any home team in the 2nd half of the season with a total of 5.5, that’s lost 4 or more games in a row, and has a money line winning percentage of between .400 to .490, has seen 36 of those 48-games (75%) go over the total since the beginning of the 1996-1997 year.
NHL Pick: Ottawa/Washington to go over the total of 5.5
Florida Panthers vs. Buffalo Sabres
For starters the Buffalo Sabres are the most anemic offensive team in the NHL averaging a pathetic 1.8 goals per game. They won’t exactly be facing an offensive juggernaut in tonight’s game versus the Florida Panthers. The Panthers are averaging just 2.3 goals per game this season, which won’t be mistaken as explosive offensively. In addition, the Sabres have gone under the total in all 7-games this season versus opponents that average 2.55 or less goals per game. The average combined score in those contests was 3.4 goals per game. Buffalo has accumulated an average of 7.9 shots on goal per game less than their opponents this year. The Panthers in turn have gone under the total in 7 of 8-games this season, versus opponent being outshot by 3 or more on goal per game.
NHL Betting Total System
Any team (Buffalo) that’s being outscored by an average of 0.65 or more goals per game, and has lost both of their previous 2-games in overtime, has seen 35 of those 49-games (71.4%) go under the total since the beginning of the 1996-1997 year. Place your free NHL picks on this affair to go under the total of 5.0.
NHL Pick: Panthers/Sabres to go under the total of 5.0