NHL Hockey - Preview
Divisional bragging rights will be on the line on Tuesday when the Pittsburgh Penguins and the New Jersey Devils meet at Prudential Center.
Last time out for Pittsburgh, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Penguins at -124 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
The Devils were a 2-1 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Islanders. That made winners of bettors who got New Jersey at +108 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Team record: 16-16-8 SU, ATS
is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 16 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Pittsburgh
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing NY Islanders are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Team record: 29-11-1 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of last 16 games when playing on the road against New Jersey
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Ottawa are 7-3
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a win are 8-2
Pittsburgh home to NY Rangers, Friday, January 3
New Jersey home to Chicago, Friday, January 3