Washington Capitals vs. Vegas Golden Knights


Date: 6/7/2018, Time: 8:00 PM EST

Team Breakdown

These are the general stats for the teams playing in today’s game as well as our projected overall probabilities to win.

Team Record Rank Goals Per Game Goals Against Per Game
To Win
Washington 64-32-9 5 2.8 2.56 43.6%
Vegas 64-29-8 2 2.87 2.34 56.4%

Goalie Breakdown

The starting goalie is hockey is a very important variable in projecting a winner and total goals scored. Unless both goalies are “confirmed starting” then there is unlikely to be any Bet Value below.

Team Goalie Status Team Rank Rank Games Started Record Save % GAA
Washington B Holtby Confirmed Starter 40 54 34-16-4 0.907 2.99
Vegas M Fleury Confirmed Starter 3 46 29-13-4 0.927 2.24

Money Line Analysis

Our coverage of money lines from five sportsbooks. If there is value in a bet, then it’s based on the best line available.

Teams Lines – Updated 6/6 @ 9:36 am Bet Value
Best Line
Washington +124 +120 +124 +125 +120 +125
Vegas -137 -140 -134 -145 -143 -134

Puck Line Analysis

Our coverage of puck lines from four sportsbooks. Because of ability, timing of goalie pulls, and other factors there are teams that are more likely to win/lose by more than one goal.

Teams Lines – Updated 6/6 @ 9:36 am
Score Projection
Bet Value
Best Line
Washington +1½ -245 +1½ -250 +1½ -240 +1½ -245 +1½ -240 2.70
Vegas -1½ +205 -1½ +210 -1½ +220 -1½ +205 -1½ +220 3.07

Over/Under Analysis

The over/under is very dependent on the starting goalie and other factors. With Bet Value, we take into account these factors and compare them to the best line available from the four listed sportsbooks.

Lines – Updated 6/6 @ 9:36 am
Total Goals
Bet Value
Best Line
Over 5½ -105 5½ -115 5½ -107 5½ -110 o5½ -105 5.77
Under 5½ -105 5½ -105 5½ -103 5½ -110 u5½ -103

It is important to note that the Bet Value is based on the best available line for each bet type. The Bet Value is designed to be played at the sportsbook that has the best line listed. If the line changes for the worse or that line is not available at your sportsbook, then the Bet Value will not be as strong.