The Arizona Coyotes are having a disastrous season as they are at the bottom of the conference and have lost the last 8 games. They hope they can stop the free fall when they host the Washington Capitals at Gila River Arena in Glendale, AZ on April 22, 2022.
- Arizona Coyotes vs Washington Capitals
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 22/4/2022
- Starting time – 10:30 PM ET
- Venue: Gila River Arena, Glendale, AZ
Arizona Coyotes Stats & Form
The Arizona Coyotes are at the bottom of the Western Conference with a 22-49-6 record.
They have lost the last 8 games and are coming off a 4-3 overtime loss to the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Coyotes are 10-26-2 at home. Arizona averages 10.3 penalty minutes per game, the third-most in the Western Conference. Liam O’Brien leads the team serving 106 total minutes.
Clayton Keller has 63 total points for the Coyotes, 28 goals and 35 assists. Phil Kessel has six assists over the last 10 games for Arizona.
The Capitals are 6-3-1 in the last 10 games, averaging 4.2 goals, 6.8 assists, 4.2 penalties and 10.1 penalty minutes while allowing 3.7 goals per game with an .867 save percentage.
Arizona Coyotes News
Christian Fischer, Jakob Chychrun, Lawson Crouse and Clayton Keller will not play for the Coyotes tonight.
Washington Capitals Stats & Form
The Washington Capitals are 8th in the Eastern Conference with a 43-23-11 record.
They have won 6 of the last 8 games but are coming off a 4-3 overtime loss to the Vegas Golden Knights in a game in which Alex Ovechkin became the oldest player to score 50 goals in a season.
The Capitals have gone 24-8-6 away from home. Washington ranks third in the Eastern Conference averaging 3.4 goals per game.
Ovechkin leads the Capitals with 50 goals and has 90 points. Evgeny Kuznetsov has 10 assists over the last 10 games for Washington.
Washington is 6-3-1 in the last 10 games, averaging 4.2 goals, 6.8 assists, 4.2 penalties and 10.1 penalty minutes while allowing 3.7 goals per game with an .867 save percentage.
Washington Capitals News
Dmitry Orlov will not suit up for Washington tonight.
Arizona Coyotes vs Washington Capitals Head-to-Head Stats
Arizona has won 6 of the last 10 games against Washington.
Seven of the last ten games between these two have ended under 5.5 goals.
Arizona Coyotes vs Washington Capitals Betting Odds
The Washington Capitals are favourites coming into this game with -227 odds to win while the home team is at 455. The draw is set at 460.
The total goals margin is set at 6 with -138 to go over and 104 for under.
The Arizona Coyotes are having one of the worst seasons in franchise history and are currently on an eight-game losing streak with no chance to move from the bottom of the Western Conference. The Washington Capitals, on the other hand, are in eighth place in the East with a secured playoff berth and hoping to get at least one step higher in the standings in order to avoid the Florida Panthers in the opening playoff round.
The Capitals are one of the bests scoring teams in the league and will show that once again in the game against the Coyotes. Arizona is allowing 3.8 goals per game this season and the Capitals will score at least 4 against them for a comfortable win.