Capitals vs. Islanders Player Props | Nicklas Backstrom | Thursday

By Claudio Fortuna | April 28, 2022 10:44 AM

The New York Islanders host the Washington Capitals on Thursday April 28th, 7:10pm ET at UBS Arena. The New York Islanders are the underdog in the matchup, with a consensus moneyline of +106.

As favorite, the moneyline for the Washington Capitals is -129. The over/under is set at 6 goals.

The Islanders and Capitals have met three times this season, with the Islanders winning once and the Capitals winning twice. Their most recent matchup on April 26, 2022 ended 4-1 with the New York Islanders taking the win.

Nicklas Backstrom Season Stats

  • Nicklas Backstrom averages 0.1 goals, 0.5 assists, and 0.7 points per game.
  • Backstrom’s points line for tonight’s matchup vs. New York Islanders is set at 0.5 which is 0.2 less than than his season average of 0.7.
  • Backstrom’s assists line for tonight’s matchup vs. New York Islanders is set at 0.5 which is the same as than his season average of 0.5.
  • Backstrom’s goals line for this matchup vs. New York Islanders is set at 0.5 which is 0.4 more than than his season average of 0.1.

Nicklas Backstrom Notable Teammates

Nicklas Backstrom 0.1 0.7 0.5 1.5
T.J. Oshie 0.3 0.6 0.3 1.7
Evgeny Kuznetsov 0.3 1.0 0.7 2.7
Anthony Mantha 0.3 0.6 0.4 2.3
Tom Wilson 0.3 0.7 0.4 1.9
John Carlson 0.2 0.9 0.7 2.5

New York Islanders Stat Rankings

Avg Per Game Rank
Points Scored 7.3 25
Goals Scored 2.8 24
Points Allowed 7.4 7
Goals Allowed 2.8 8
Assists Allowed 4.6 7

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