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Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the New Jersey Devils and the Carolina Hurricanes meet at PNC Arena.

The Devils were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Capitals. That made winners of bettors who got New Jersey at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.

Carolina was a 4-1 winner in its last match at home against the Stars. They won as +115 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Carolina:
Team record: 34-32-11 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing New Jersey
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against New Jersey

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Boston are 4-6
After playing Dallas are 2-8
After a win are 2-8

New Jersey:
Team record: 33-28-16 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Carolina
is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Carolina
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Carolina
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 2-8
After playing Washington are 2-8
After a win are 2-8

Next up:
New Jersey home to Calgary, Monday, April 7
Carolina at NY Rangers, Tuesday, April 8