New York Islanders vs New Jersey Devils in NHL odds
New Jersey Devils
New York Islanders
|25-22-13||March 01, 2014, 01:00 PM | Nassau Coliseum||23-30-8|
The Islanders get a visit from the New Jersey Devils in hockey action on Saturday, with the home side looking to send the visitors to the showers with a loss.
The Islanders sport a record of 23-30-8 heading into this matchup, while the Devils sit at 25-22-13 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 35-25-1 for the Islanders and 17-29-14 for the Devils.
View New Jersey Devils vs New York Islanders Odds and Stats.
The Devils were listed as -105 on the hockey moneyline earlier at Bovada. The total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Saturday at BetOnline.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Islanders at No. 14 and the Devils at No. 16 heading into this contest.
In their last action, New Jersey was a 5-2 winner at home against the Blue Jackets. Bettors on New Jersey at -115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-4 winner as they battled the Maple Leafs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +103 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 16-ranked offense (2.77 goals per game) against a Devils defense that ranks No. 10 at 2.47 goals per game allowed. The Islanders powerplay has clicked at a 16.75% rate while the Devils have a 87.56% rate on the penalty kill.
A few Devils at Islanders trends to consider:
New Jersey is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
New Jersey is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of New Jersey's last 9 games when playing NY Islanders
New Jersey is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Islanders
NY Islanders is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of NY Islanders's last 12 games
NY Islanders is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of NY Islanders's last 9 games at home
New Jersey home to San Jose, Sunday, March 2nd
New York home to Florida, Sunday, March 2nd