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National Football League Sunday September 23rd. National Football League Monday September 24th. Network with us Facebook Twitter. Washington center Evgeny Kuznetsov dished out four assists, while fellow center Nicklas Backstrom contributed three assists. Three different Capitals players scored in the first period - T. John Carlson added a goal in the second period to continue the rout. Las Vegas got two goals back in the third period, but Michael Kempny and Brett Connolly scored later in the period to put it at a final.
Braden Holtby turned away 28 of 30 shots to notch the win. The defense in front of Las Vegas goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury did him no favors, but he also wasn't his usual self in allowing six goals on only 23 shots. The Golden Knights made it interesting in the third period with goals by James Neal and Reilly Smith , but Washington quickly put it away in the minutes thereafter.
A suspension or any discipline has not yet been announced for Las Vegas defenseman Brayden McNabb , who blindsided Oshie toward the end of the game. The under is in the last four Washington games on Thursday. The Capitals are in their last six Thursday games. The Golden Knights are in their last 18 games versus a team with a winning road record.
Las Vegas is in its last eight games versus a team with a winning percentage above. The underdog team can lose by 13 points and still cover the spread. You will also notice a moneyline value associated with the point spread such as This indicates how much you must risk in order to place the bet also known as the vig or juice.
The spread is not a static number, so you will notice line moves during the week. Team A may be favored by 3 points on Tuesday and by 4. This indicates more people are betting on them, so Las Vegas increases the underdog value hoping to encourage more wagers on the underdog. There are times when moneyline wagering is smarter than point-spread wagering and this is why moneylines are growing in popularity.
Typically used in baseball and hockey, pro football moneylines are popular in Las Vegas for picking underdogs. The team you choose only has to win the game, not win by a certain number of runs or goals.