OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

New Jersey Devils host Boston Bruins in hockey action

Boston BruinsNew Jersey Devils
Jan 19, 7:00 PM | Prudential Center

Boston Bruins vs New Jersey Devils Odds

29-13-1TEAM RECORD26-17-2

Prudential Center hosts an NHL battle between the New Jersey Devils and the visiting Boston Bruins on Thursday.

The Devils are 26-17-2 so far on the season. The Bruins, meanwhile, are 29-13-1. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen New Jersey go 22-17-6 and the Bruins go 24-19 on the totals.

View Boston vs New Jersey Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with the Devils in this one will find them as +130 underdogs on the NHL money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5 at its open earlier today.

Power Rankings:
The Devils sit at No. 11 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bruins sit at a No. 1 on the same chart.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New Jersey's No. 12-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Bruins defense that ranks No. 2 at 2 goals per game allowed. The Devils powerplay has clicked at a 14.9% rate while the Bruins have a 86.4% rate on the penalty kill.

The Bruins were a 5-3 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Lightning. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at +163 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.

New Jersey won its last outing, a 5-1 result against the Jets on January 17. Bettors who backed the Devils at -180 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

New Jersey Devils Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Buffalo are 4-6
After playing Winnipeg are 6-4
After a win are 6-4

A few Bruins at Devils trends to consider:
Boston is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing New Jersey
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Boston's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Boston's last 9 games
Boston is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games
New Jersey is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
New Jersey is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey's last 6 games at home
New Jersey is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing Boston

Next up:
Boston home to NY Rangers, Saturday, January 21
New Jersey home to Philadelphia, Saturday, January 21