Florida Panthers vs New Jersey Devils Betting Matchup Report
New Jersey Devils vs Florida Panthers Odds
The Panthers get a visit from the New Jersey Devils in hockey action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Panthers sit at 10-19-6 on the season; in comparison, the Devils are currently 15-11-8. Looking to wager on the totals? Florida is 15-20 OU, and New Jersey is 15-14-5 OU.
If you're going with the Panthers in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -105 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
This game matches up the No. 30 (Panthers) and the No. 19 (Devils) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Florida's No. 28-ranked offense (2.4 goals per game) against a Devils defense that ranks No. 14 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Panthers powerplay has clicked at a 18.9% rate while the Devils have a 80.6% rate on the penalty kill.
New Jersey lost its last outing, a 5-4 result against the Lightning on March 29. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Panthers were a 5-4 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Florida at -110 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Tampa Bay are 7-3
After a loss are 3-7
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Buffalo are 4-6
After a win are 2-8
A few Devils at Panthers trends to consider:
New Jersey is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Florida
New Jersey is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
New Jersey is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida's last 6 games
Florida is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games
Florida is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Florida is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey home to NY Islanders, Monday, April 1
Florida at Tampa Bay, Tuesday, April 2