New Jersey Devils vs Winnipeg Jets Preview
Winnipeg Jets vs New Jersey Devils Odds
Winnipeg pays a visit to New Jersey on Sunday, hoping to shut down the Devils bats in hockey action at Prudential Center.
The Devils sport records of 10-4-4 heading into this matchup, while the Jets sit at 7-9-1 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 8-9-1 for the Devils and 8-9 for the Jets.
If you're going with the Devils in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -168 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5.5 earlier at BetOnline.
The Devils sit at No. 11 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Jets sit at a No. 28 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New Jersey's No. 19-ranked offense (2.6 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 25 at 3.2 goals per game allowed. The Devils powerplay has clicked at a 18.7% rate while the Jets have a 67.9% rate on the penalty kill.
In their last action, Winnipeg was a 5-3 loser on the road against the Flyers. Bettors on Philadelphia at -144 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (8) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, New Jersey was a 5-1 loser on the road against the Capitals. Bettors on Washington at -105 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (6) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 1-9
After playing Philadelphia are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 2-8
After playing Washington are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Jets at Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 8 games on the road
Winnipeg is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Winnipeg is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
New Jersey is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Winnipeg
New Jersey is 17-7 SU in its last 24 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 6 games
Winnipeg at NY Rangers, Tuesday, February 26