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 , 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