Some of the NHL’s Greatest players will write an Additional chapter in their rivalry when Alexander Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals hit on the ice against Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins in Round 2 of the NHL playoffs.
Washington vs Pittsburgh was a prime-time matchup ever since Crosby and Ovechkin entered the league, and the matchup is going to be magnified more than ever with a trip to the Eastern Conference finals on the line.
With so much interest in both superstars, online sportsbook BetOnline has produced a prop for which player will score the most points from the collection. Sid the Kid opened as a -200 favored, together with Ovi.
If you are wondering why Crosby is your favorite, the reasons are obvious as he has more points at the playoffs so far, more points from the regular season, and much more points at head-to-head matchups with Ovechkin.
Following is a look at the numbers:Besides Crosby’s scoring advantage, the Pens are 33-21 vs the Caps with Crosby and Ovechkin in the lineup and Canadian baseball fans will be quick to point out two Olympic gold medals for Crosby with Ovechkin earning just a participation ribbon in the Olympics… Those exist, correct?