Edmonton Oilers at New Jersey Devils Prediction
With a five game schedule in the NHL tonight we head on over to the Edmonton Oilers visiting the New Jersey Devils. The last time these two NHL teams met the Devils shutout the Oilers in Edmonton winning 2-0. As the Edmonton Oilers seek vengeance on the Devils they will be doing it at the Prudential Center in Newark.
The Oilers are onto game two of a six game road trip where they dropped the first game to the Maple Leafs 5-1. A struggling season for a talented Oilers team has them battling for last place with the Buffalo Sabres. As the Oilers look for a win on Monday night they have lost their last two and are 4-6 in their last 10 games.
The New Jersey Devils are looking to rebound after taking a beating in Montreal Saturday night. In there past ten games the Devils have only been on the losing side twice in regulation. The team has rebounded nicely after a poor first half to the season approaching 500 on the year. After a nice day off the Devils look to improve their 4-1 record for their last 5 home games. Now lets get down to the Betting Odds.
Edmonton Oilers vs. New Jersey Devils Betting Odds
When looking at the Edmonton Oilers vs. New Jersey Devils Betting Odds for February 9th, 2015 it is important to remember how betting on NHL Proline works. Posted below are the hockey betting odds given by Proline.
When choosing a hockey team to win the game, the score must be decided in regulation + five minutes of overtime. If the (+) was chosen for either team they must beat their opponent by 2 or more goals. Remember this NHL Proline Prediction must also be parlayed with at two more games to make it valid. This is a huge problem for people who would like to wager on one specific game.
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NHL Monday Night Prediction
When selecting one of these two teams to win the game Monday night the Proline team did some extensive research. The Oilers are one of the worst teams in the NHL this season, and are playing a long stretch of games on the road. Thinking this game is an obvious pick would happen to most sports bettors, as they would take the Devils at (-190), with some people even taking them by 2.
The Proline team however found an interesting statistic that the Oilers are 4-1 in their last 5 games when scoring less then two goals the game before. On Saturday night the Oilers lost to the Maple Leafs 5-1 helping Toronto end an eleven game loosing streak.
The real bet to focus on when analyzing the Edmonton Oilers vs. New Jersey Devils Betting Odds is the under. The under is the dominant pick when analyzing both the individual team play, and head to head matchups. The under is 4-0-2 in the Oilers last 6 games after taking a beating of 2 or more goals in the previous game. The Devils offense seems to play at the opponents level when playing a team with a loosing record, hitting the under in five out of the last six games.
When looking at the previous matchup between the Edmonton Oilers and New Jersey Devils the under is 7-2 in the last 9 meetings. The last game against each other was a 2 goal game back in November.
It is safe to say that we have selected our predictions for the Monday night NHL action. When betting on Proline the team is taking the Under 5 goals, remember if it ends as 5 goals it is considered a push and no one wins. When betting online at Bodog, the Proline team will also be selecting the Under 5 at (-120). Hope all of our readers have a great Monday, and if you have not signed up yet get the Bodog NHL Bonus Today!