The No. 2 Washington Capitals and No. 3 Boston Bruins square off on Saturday, May 15th to open their seven-game series for Round 1 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The winner advances to the second round of Stanley Cup Playoffs where they will face the winner of the Penguins-Islanders series. Washington and Boston split the season series four games apiece.
The Capitals have home ice advantage in this series, but the Bruins are a series favorite at DraftKings Sportsbook. The betting public is on the third-seeded Bruins with 55% of bets and handle on Boston to win the series. You can bet on the exact outcome of the series and the favorite is Boston in six games at +415. That’s followed by Caps in seven and Bruins in five, with both at +525.
Below is the Capitals-Bruins series schedule. We’ll be updating with daily betting splits at DraftKings Sportsbook for each game in the series.
No. 3 Boston Bruins win series 4-1 over No. 2 Washington Capitals
Game 1: Capitals 3, Bruins 2 (OT)
Game 2: Bruins 4, Capitals 3 (OT)
Game 3: Bruins 3, Capitals 2 (2OT)
Game 4: Bruins 4, Capitals 1
Game 5: Bruins 3, Capitals 1
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