Moneyline favors Devils in battle with Panthers
Florida Panthers vs New Jersey Devils Odds
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Florida duelling New Jersey on Saturday at Prudential Center.
The Panthers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 9-16-6 this season, while the Devils are 14-11-6. Florida is 14-17 on the totals; New Jersey is 14-13-4.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Devils at No. 20 and the Panthers at No. 30 heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New Jersey's No. 23-ranked offense (2.5 goals per game) against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 30 at 3.6 goals per game allowed. The Devils powerplay has clicked at a 17.8% rate while the Panthers have a 74.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Florida, they were a 3-1 winner as they battled the Rangers on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Panthers at +220 were rewarded, while the 4 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New Jersey was a 4-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Hurricanes. They won as +106 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of PUSH bettors.
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After a win are 2-8
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Carolina are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Panthers at Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Florida's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Florida's last 10 games on the road
Florida is 6-15 SU in its last 21 games on the road
Florida is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against New Jersey
New Jersey is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Florida
New Jersey is 4-10 SU in its last 14 games
Florida at NY Islanders, Sunday, March 24
New Jersey at Ottawa, Monday, March 25