When: 12:00 PM EST, February 7, 2021.
Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, DC
Puckline: Flyers +1.5 / -260 | Capitals -1.5 / +230
Moneyline: Flyers -115 | Capitals -105
OVER/UNDER Game Total: 6.5
Road Record: 3-1-0-0
Home Record: 4-1-0-1
Philadelphia Flyers Vs Washington Capitals Game Day Preview
It is not just the Super Bowl! The sports stage will clear for “The Big Game” tonight but the Philadelphia Flyers and the Washington Capitals will meet up first.
NHL afternoon hockey!
The Philadelphia Flyers will look to get back into the swing of things after falling to the Boston Bruins Friday by a final score of 2-1. James van Riemsdyk leads the Flyers in scoring with 16 points including 6 goals and 10 assists while Kevin Hayes, Jakub Voracek and Claude Giroux all have 11 points. Hayes has 6 goals and 5 assists while Voracek has 8 assists and Giroux has 10 assists this season. Joel Farabee has 9 points with 6 goals and 3 helpers and Travis Konecny has 8 points with 5 goals and 3 assists. Carter Hart’s seen the bulk of the work for Philly in goal, going 4-2-2 with a 3.42 GAA and .898 save % while Brian Elliott’s gone 3-1 with a .929 save % and a 2.19 GAA this season.
The Washington Capitals will try to bounce back from a 4-2 loss to the New York Rangers last time out. Nicklas Backstrom leads Washington in scoring with 14 points including 5 goals and 9 assists while John Carlson has 11 points including 4 goals and 7 assists. Tom Wilson, Jakub Vrana and Alex Ovechkin each have 8 points with Wilson logging 4 goals and 4 helpers while Vrana and Ovechkin each have 3 goals and 5 assists. T.J. Oshie has 7 points with 2 goals and 5 assists and Justin Schultz has 2 goals with 4 assists this season. Vitek Vanacek has seen the bulk of the work for Washington in goal, going 5-2-2 with a .911 save percentage and a 2.95 GAA this season.
Flyers Vs Capitals Facts
- Flyers are 11-4 in their last 15 road games.
- Capitals are 1-4 in their last 5 after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game.
- Flyers are 4-0 in the last 4 games Vs Washington.
Philadelphia Flyers Vs Washington Capitals Alternative Fantasy Hockey-Statement Games Picks
Flyers 4 Capitals 2
- 10 PT Pick: Total Shots UNDER 62.5
- 9 PT Pick: Philadelphia Flyers Forwards OVER 2.5 Goals
- 8 PT Pick: T.J. Oshie + Nicklas Backstrom + Tom Wilson UNDER 1.5 Goals