New Jersey Devils vs. Florida Panthers
|Date & Time||Monday October 14, 2019, 1:00 PM (EDT)|
NJ -110 O/U 6.5
On Monday, the Florida Panthers look to snap a three-game losing streak when they visit the New Jersey Devils. The Panthers lost on Saturday to the New York Islanders 3-2 in a shootout. Evgenii Dadonov scored one goal and assisted on another for the Panthers while Denis Malgin scored Florida’s only other goal. Sam Motembeault made 26 saves in net for the Panthers.
New Jersey lost its fifth straight on Saturday after being shutout 3-0 by the Boston Bruins. The Devils were unable to get any of their 31 shots past Boston goalie Tuukka Rask. The loss dropped the Devils to 0-3-2 on the season with just two points. Cory Schneider made 29 saves in net for the Devils. The Devils have played three of their first five on the road.
Mike Hoffman leads Florida in goals scored with five, while Jonathan Huberdeau leads the Panthers in assists with five. Hoffman leads Florida in points with seven. Sergei Bobrovsky is 1-2-1 in net for Florida with goals against of 3.87 and saves percentage of .882. Florida is scoring an average of 2.60 goals per game while allowing an average of 3.60 per game.
Blake Coleman and Kyle Palmieri lead the Devils in goals scored with two, while Taylor Hall is leading in assists with three and Palmieri leads in points with three. In net, MacKenzie Blackwood is 0-1-2 with goals against of 4.90 and saves percentage of .821. New Jersey is scoring an average of 1.80 goals per game and allowing an average of 4.20 per game.
Florida is 2-7 in its last 9 on the road
The OVER has cashed in 23 of the Panthers last 36 on the road
New Jersey is 2-5 in its last 7 versus Atlantic Division opponents
The UNDER has cashed in 9 of the Devils last 12 versus Atlantic Division opponents
Florida has lost 12 of its last 14 overall, 9 of its last 12 when playing game three of a 3-in-4 situation and Florida has lost 20 of its last 27 on the road. The home team (New Jersey) has won 20 of the last 27 meetings between the two. The Devils have won 4 of the last 5 when playing on 1 days rest. Final Score Prediction, New Jersey Devils win 5-3