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Nov 23, 7:00 PM | Prudential Center

Columbus Blue Jackets vs New Jersey Devils Odds

5-13-2TEAM RECORD10-8-1

The New Jersey Devils battle the visiting Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday in NHL betting action at Prudential Center.

New Jersey will face the 5-13-2 Blue Jackets. In totals betting, the Devils are 9-7-3 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Blue Jackets are 10-9-1 favoring the OVER.

View Columbus vs New Jersey Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks had installed the Devils as -190 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Devils at No. 8 and the Blue Jackets at No. 28 heading into this contest.


How They Match Up:
The game also pits New Jersey's No. 18-ranked offense, averaging 2.7 goals per game, against a Blue Jackets defense that ranks No. 30 at 3.5 goals allowed. The Devils power play is averaging 12.9% while the Blue Jackets defense kills off 72.5% of their penalties.

Columbus won its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Flames on November 21. Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets at -110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

The Devils were a 4-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Panthers. That made winners of bettors who got Florida at -120 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

Columbus Blue Jackets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Buffalo are 6-4
After playing Calgary are 5-5
After a win are 3-7

New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Florida are 8-2
After a loss are 7-3

A few Blue Jackets at Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Columbus' last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Columbus' last 5 games when playing New Jersey
Columbus is 5-20 SU in its last 25 games
Columbus is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of New Jersey's last 5 games when playing Columbus
New Jersey is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games at home

Next up:
Columbus home to Buffalo, Friday, November 25
New Jersey at NY Islanders, Friday, November 25