In the upcoming matchup versus the Columbus Blue Jackets, which starts at 7:30 PM ET on Saturday, can we count on Aliaksei Protas to find the back of the net for the Washington Capitals? Let's dig into the most important numbers and trends to figure out which prop bets you should be strongly considering.

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Will Aliaksei Protas score a goal against the Blue Jackets?

Odds to score a goal this game: +550 (Bet $10 to win $55.00 if he scores a goal)

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Protas stats and insights

  • In one of 13 games this season, Protas scored -- and it was just the one goal.
  • In one game versus the Blue Jackets this season, he has taken one shot, but has not scored a goal.
  • Protas has zero points on the power play.
  • Protas' shooting percentage is 6.3%, and he averages 1.2 shots per game.

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Blue Jackets defensive stats

  • On the defensive side, the Blue Jackets are giving up 60 total goals (3.5 per game) which ranks 27th in the NHL.
  • So far this season, the Blue Jackets have not shut out an opponent. They are averaging 12.8 hits and 19.4 blocked shots per game.

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Protas recent games

Date Opponent Points Goals Assists Time On Ice Home/Away Result
11/14/2023 Golden Knights 0 0 0 9:41 Home W 3-0
11/11/2023 Islanders 1 1 0 9:50 Away W 4-1
11/10/2023 Devils 0 0 0 9:37 Away W 4-2
11/8/2023 Panthers 2 0 2 13:47 Home L 4-3 OT
11/4/2023 Blue Jackets 0 0 0 12:18 Home W 2-1
11/2/2023 Islanders 0 0 0 16:22 Home L 3-0
10/29/2023 Sharks 0 0 0 7:30 Home W 3-1
10/27/2023 Wild 0 0 0 5:21 Home W 3-2 SO
10/25/2023 Devils 1 0 1 5:22 Away W 6-4
10/24/2023 Maple Leafs 0 0 0 9:38 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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