For people wanting to wager on the upcoming game between the Washington Capitals and the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday at 7:30 PM ET, is Matthew Phillips a player who is a good bet to find the back of the net? We analyze all the numbers in the piece below.

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Will Matthew Phillips score a goal against the Blue Jackets?

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Phillips stats and insights

  • In one of 14 games this season, Phillips scored -- and it was just the one goal.
  • He has not scored versus the Blue Jackets this season in one game (two shots).
  • Phillips has no points on the power play.
  • He takes 0.7 shots per game, and converts 10.0% of them.

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Blue Jackets defensive stats

  • On the defensive side, the Blue Jackets are conceding 60 total goals (3.5 per game) which ranks 27th in the league.
  • So far this season, the Blue Jackets have not registered a shutout win. As a team, they average 12.8 hits and 19.4 blocked shots per game.

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Phillips recent games

Date Opponent Points Goals Assists Time On Ice Home/Away Result
11/14/2023 Golden Knights 0 0 0 13:52 Home W 3-0
11/11/2023 Islanders 1 0 1 10:26 Away W 4-1
11/10/2023 Devils 0 0 0 10:23 Away W 4-2
11/8/2023 Panthers 0 0 0 6:09 Home L 4-3 OT
11/4/2023 Blue Jackets 0 0 0 9:42 Home W 2-1
11/2/2023 Islanders 0 0 0 11:54 Home L 3-0
10/29/2023 Sharks 0 0 0 12:26 Home W 3-1
10/27/2023 Wild 0 0 0 3:18 Home W 3-2 SO
10/25/2023 Devils 0 0 0 5:38 Away W 6-4
10/24/2023 Maple Leafs 0 0 0 15:06 Home L 4-1

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Capitals vs. Blue Jackets game info

  • Game Day: Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • Game Time: 7:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+, BSOH, and MNMT
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+

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