Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021 Odds, Picks and Predictions
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
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
Edmonton Oilers vs New Jersey Devils 12/31/2021 Betting Odds:
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
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Edmonton’s last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of New Jersey’s last 6 games.
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.