San Jose vs Washington: prediction for the NHL game
San Jose Sharks
San Jose had an away streak of five matches, in which they failed to earn enough points. The Sharks managed to defeat Minnesota (4:1) and Calgary (4:1), goalie Hill being the hero of the game against the Flames - he saved 97% of the shots and also to gave two assists. In the rest of the games, the Sharks suffered devastating defeats to Winnipeg (1:4), Colorado (2:6) and St. Louis (1:4).
Washington continue to consistently earn points both at home and away. The team suffered only one defeat in six matches, losing to Anaheim in overtime (2:3 OT). The Capitals also scored a goal in the first period, which was disallowed.
The Capitals showed excellent performance at Detroit (2:0) and Columbus (4:3). At the moment, Washington are 3rd in the Eastern Conference table, just two points behind the leader.
In 3 out of 4 head-to-head games, the teams scored in each period.
San Jose scored first in the last 3 head-to-head games.
San Jose are not in perfect form and are losing a lot of points, while Washington are one of the most successful teams in their conference. We do not doubt the victory of the Capitals.
Our prediction - Washington to win with a handicap (0)
Prediction: Handicap (0) to Washington
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In head-to-head games, the teams usually score a large number of goals. Considering the excellent attacking performance of Washington, we suggest betting on the total over.
Second bet -total over 5.5 goals