Philadelphia will meet Washington in the next NHL playoff match. The game will take place at the Scotiabank Arena. Let’s see what these teams have got to offer.
The Flyers played a great match last time, beating the leader of the regular season Boston 4-1. The second period of the meeting was the most eventful, including four goals, Philadelphia took the lead 3-1. In the final period of the match, the teams took a lot of penalties, and the Flyers managed to consolidate their success by scoring another goal. After the quarantine, Philadelphia kept the winning move. The team can boast of 11 victories in their last 12 matches. After the resumption of the season, they already have two wins in a row. A little earlier, the squad in a test match in overtime broke the resistance of Pittsburgh 3-2.
The Capitals lost their test match for better places in the round to Tampa Bay 2-3 (SO). The game for the unsuccessful for the Capitals, the team lost 0-2 during the second period, but. in the end, they were able to recoup. It came to a series shootouts, in which the Lightning was more successful and more accurate. A week earlier, the team beat Carolina 3-2 in a test match. In general, during recent matches, the team alternates between victories and defeats.
Philadelphia Flyers – Washington Capitals prediction
At the moment, Philadelphia is in the better shape. The Flyers produce victory after victory. In the last match, they confidently defeated one of the strongest teams in the league in recent years – Boston. Washington is losing a lot in 2020. The previous three face-to-face meetings were won by Philadelphia while hammering 15 goals into the opponent’s goal. Our prediction is the victory of Philadelphia.