New Jersey Devils vs Philadelphia Flyers Odds
New Jersey pays a visit to Philadelphia on Thursday, hoping to shut down the Flyers bats in hockey action at Wells Fargo Center.
This season the Flyers are 7-4-1 overall while the Devils are 4-5-1. As for the totals, Philadelphia is 8-4 on the OU, and New Jersey is 4-4-2.
The Devils were listed as +-160 underdogs on the hockey moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Monday.
This game puts the Flyers, most recently No. 3 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Devils, who rate a No. 21 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Philadelphia's No. 2-ranked offense (3.7 goals per game) against a Devils defense that ranks No. 23 at 2.9 goals per game allowed. The Flyers powerplay has clicked at a 21.1% rate while the Devils have a 89.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for New Jersey, they were a 5-3 loser as they battled the Maple Leafs at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Maple Leafs at +117 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Flyers were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Philadelphia at +115 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Toronto are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Philadelphia Flyers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Tampa Bay are 9-1
After playing Buffalo are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
A few Devils at Flyers trends to consider:
New Jersey is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games when playing Philadelphia
New Jersey is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
New Jersey is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
New Jersey is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Philadelphia
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Philadelphia's last 5 games at home
Philadelphia is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against New Jersey
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Philadelphia's last 8 games
Philadelphia is 14-5 SU in its last 19 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey home to Winnipeg, Saturday, November 5
Philadelphia home to Columbus, Saturday, November 5