The Washington Capitals and the Boston Bruins will face off on Saturday in a highly anticipated matchup. Despite losing six consecutive games, the Capitals have a 22-20-7 record overall, with a 10-2-3 record in games decided by one goal. On the other hand, the Bruins have a 32-10-9 record overall and a 17-5-3 record at home. They have also committed 229 total penalties, ranking them third in the league.
Key players for the Bruins include David Pastrnak, who has 33 goals and 42 assists, and Brad Marchand, who has accumulated eight goals and three assists in the last 10 games. For the Capitals, Tom Wilson has scored 12 goals with nine assists and T.J. Oshie has six goals and two assists over the last 10 games.
In their last 10 games, the Bruins have gone 8-2-0, averaging 4.1 goals, 6.2 assists, four penalties, and 9.1 penalty minutes while giving up only an average of 2.1 goals per game. On the other hand, the Capitals have gone 3-6-1 over their last ten matches