Devils open as moneyline underdog vs Flyers
New Jersey Devils vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
The Philadelphia Flyers look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Devils arrive at Wells Fargo Center on Friday.
Philadelphia battles the Devils, currently with a 13-9-5 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 14-13-1 for the Flyers and 14-11-2 for the Devils.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 21-rated Devils taking on the No. 8-rated Flyers in this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 16-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Devils defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.9 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 23.3% rate while the Devils have a 78.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Philadelphia, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Devils on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at +100 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Philadelphia are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing New Jersey are 3-7
After a loss are 7-3
A few Devils at Flyers trends to consider:
New Jersey is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Jersey's last 7 games
New Jersey is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Philadelphia's last 12 games
Philadelphia is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Philadelphia's last 6 games when playing New Jersey
Philadelphia is 10-5 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against New Jersey
New Jersey home to Montreal, Saturday, March 16
Philadelphia at Tampa Bay, Monday, March 18