New Jersey Devils vs Winnipeg Jets Preview
Winnipeg Jets vs New Jersey Devils Odds
New Jersey will try to be nasty hosts on Sunday when the Winnipeg Jets pay a visit to Prudential Center.
The Devils bring a 11-9-5 record to the battle against the 12-11-1 Jets. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New Jersey go 13-10-2 so far and the Jets go 10-14.
The Devils were listed earlier today as -131 moneyline favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.5.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 25-rated Jets taking on the No. 22-rated Devils in this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits New Jersey's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.5 goals per game, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 21 at 3 goals allowed. The Devils power play is averaging 16.7% while the Jets defense kills off 76.6% of their penalties.
The Jets were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Panthers. That made winners of bettors who got Winnipeg at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
The Devils were a 6-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Hurricanes. That made winners of bettors who got Carolina at -130 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing NY Rangers are 2-8
After playing Florida are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Carolina are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6
A few Jets at Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 5 games
Winnipeg is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Winnipeg is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Winnipeg is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 5 games
New Jersey is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 6 games at home
Winnipeg home to Toronto, Tuesday, March 12
New Jersey home to Philadelphia, Wednesday, March 13