NHL Hockey - Preview

Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Saturday when the New Jersey Devils and the New York Rangers meet at Madison Square Garden.

The Devils were a 3-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Red Wings. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at +117 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.

The Rangers were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got New York at -165 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.

New York:
Team record: 15-14-0 SU, ATS

NY Rangers are 15-7 SU in their last 22 games at home
NY Rangers are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games when playing New Jersey
NY Rangers are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 6-4
After playing Buffalo are 7-3
After a win are 4-6

New Jersey:
Team record: 11-13-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
is 6-3 SU in their last 9 games when playing NY Rangers
is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games on the road
is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Detroit are 8-2
After a loss are 5-5

Next up:
New Jersey at Columbus, Tuesday, December 10
NY Rangers home to Washington, Sunday, December 8