The Toronto Maple Leafs will meet the Washington Capitals in Game 5 NHL pro hockey playoff Friday April 21st. NHL pick prediction odds Washington -210 with Toronto +185. Goal over under odds 5.5. Game will air on NBC Sports Network. NHL pick prediction Maple Leafs at Capitals is available now and sent quickly to preview readers seeking this side and total selection.Dial 1-888-711-4311 to receive this free pick by phone immediately. Outside of the US and Canada to receive this free pick by phone with no charge Click Here.
Date: Friday April 21st, 2017
Start Time: 7PM ET
TV: NBC Sports Network
Point Spread Odds: Washington -210 Toronto +185
Over Under Total: 5.5
Betting Preview: Washington evens this series at 1-1 with the 5-4 road victory at Toronto Maple Leafs as a -149 betting odds favorite. The goal total went over 5.5 for the third straight time in this series.
The Capitals started fast with two goals in the first 4:34 of the first period. Toronto got on the board at 5:16 as Zach Hyman scored at even strength. Washington got back to back goals from Tom Wilson at even strength and Washington was up 4-1 after one period. Toronto rallied with two straight goals and it was 4-3 with eight minutes remaining in the game. T.J. Oshie got the game winner at 12:59 of the third period at even strength and the series is tied at two.
Braden Holtby for Washington turned away 30 of 34 shots. Frederick Anderson for Toronto allowed five goals in the 27 he faced. Wilson and Oshie finished with two goals for the Capitals. Maple Leafs coach Mike Babcock was critical about his team not being ready to play as they faced a three goal deficit at the first intermission. What was huge was the fact that Washington was able to kill a 5-3 power play for the Maple Leafs in the final seconds of the second period and early into the third period. Maple Leafs got within one goal as they pulled Anderson and got a goal by Bozak with 27 seconds remaining. Washington Capitals were 1 of 1 on the power play. Toronto went 1 of 4.
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