Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions

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Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12-31-2021 Odds Picks and Predictions

Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021 – The Edmonton Oilers will take out the New Jersey Devils from Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. The Oilers are holding an 18-12-0 record and are fourth in the Pacific Division. Edmonton is right behind the Calgary Flames and they enter this game with a loss. The Devils are at the second-last spot in the Metropolitan Division and they are coming in with an 11-15-5 record. The Devils have struggled to get past opponents after their weak overall performance. The NHL free Moneyline picks are slanting towards to Oilers to secure a win.

Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021

When: Friday, December 31, 1:00 PM ET

Where: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey

TV: ESPN+

Stream: NHL.TV

Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021 Betting Odds:

Team PUCKLINE TOTAL ML
Edmonton Oilers -1.5 (+142) 6 o (-108) -185
New Jersey Devils +1.5 (-175) 6 u (-102) +149
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Edmonton Oilers

The Oilers lost their last game against the St. Louis Blues with a final score of 4-2. Edmonton lost six of their last eight games and it’s time to get back on track. The Oilers have Leon Draisaitl as their leader in goals with 24 and points with 50. When it comes to assists, Mikko Koskinen has taken the lead with 33. Edmonton’s scoring offense is turning in 3.37 goals per game while their defensive unit is giving up 3.13 goals per game. Edmonton’s power play is closing in at 31.5 percent and their penalty kill is at 82.6 percent in total.

Players to watch: C. McDavid C (G 17, A 33, PTS 50), L. Draisaitl C (G 24, A 26, PTS 50), R. Nugent-Hopkins C (G 3, A 22, PTS 25).

New Jersey Devils

The New Jersey Devils are not an exceptional team as they remain four games behind the .500 mark. The Devils won their last game against the Sabres with a 4-3 final score. The Devils are trailing the Blue Jackets and are ahead of the Islanders. Leading goal scorer Jesper Bratt is the leader with 10 goals and 18 assists. The Devils are scoring at an average of 2.74 goals per game and their weak defense is giving up 3.36 goals per game. New Jersey’s power play is closing in at 13.8 percent.

Players to watch: J. Bratt LW (G 9, A 18, PTS 27), A. Johnsson LW (G 9, A 10, PTS 19), D. Hamilton D (G 7, A 11, PTS 18).

Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils Betting Predictions

Trends

Oilers

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Edmonton’s last 7 games.
Edmonton are 2-7 SU in their last 9 games.
Edmonton are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games against New Jersey.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Edmonton’s last 7 games when playing on the road against New Jersey.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Edmonton’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.

Devils

The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Jersey’s last 6 games.
New Jersey are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Jersey’s last 6 games against Edmonton.
New Jersey are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New Jersey’s last 7 games when playing at home against Edmonton.

Oilers vs Devils Betting Picks

The Oilers are better than the Devils but they are dealing with issues against stronger teams. Take the Oilers to secure a victory against the struggling New Jersey Devils. The Ice Hockey Predictions favor the Oilers to rebound from their last defeat.

Score Prediction: Oilers 4, Devils 3.