NHL Hockey - Preview
The fans at Prudential Center will be treated to a game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the New Jersey Devils when they take their seats on Friday.
Last time out for Chicago, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Islanders on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +160 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New Jersey won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Penguins on December 31. Bettors who backed the Devils at +115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Team record: 17-16-8 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.
is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Chicago
New Jersey12-4-1 SU in its last 17 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games at home
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Buffalo are 1-9
After playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Team record: 28-7-8 SU, ATS
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against New Jersey
The total has gone OVER in 13 of last 18 games on the road
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games on the road
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Edmonton are 5-5
After playing NY Islanders are 7-7-1
After a loss are 8-2
Chicago home to San Jose, Sunday, January 5
New Jersey at Buffalo, Saturday, January 4