Hockey odds preview - Calgary vs. New Jersey
New Jersey Devils
|33-38-7||April 07, 2014, 07:00 PM | Prudential Center||34-28-16|
The New Jersey Devils look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Flames arrive at Prudential Center on Monday.
The Devils bring a 34-28-16 record to the battle against the 33-38-7 Flames. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New Jersey go 26-36-16 so far and the Flames go 34-41-3. View Calgary Flames vs New Jersey Devils Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Devils as -154 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
The Devils sit at No. 12 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Flames sit at a No. 6 on the same chart.
Calgary won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Panthers on April 4. Bettors who backed the Flames at +106 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
New Jersey was a 3-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Hurricanes. They won as +130 underdogs, while the total score of 4 made winners of UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New Jersey's No. 27-ranked offense (2.45 goals per game) against a Flames defense that ranks No. 21 at 2.92 goals per game allowed. The Devils powerplay has clicked at a 19.74% rate while the Flames have a 81.86% rate on the penalty kill.
Calgary home to Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 9th
New Jersey at Ottawa, Thursday, April 10th