The OVER has paid off for totals bettors just three times in the last 10 games between the Ottawa Senators and the New Jersey Devils as those Eastern Conference teams hit the ice together on Wednesday night.
Ottawa and New Jersey have already met once this season, with the Devils winning 3-2 as road underdogs on the NHL betting lines. The Senators hold the slight edge at 6-4 in their last 10 games against the Devils dating back to 2012.
Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks such as Bodog had the New Jersey Devils as -125 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL betting matchup earlier. The over under total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
Computer Prediction: Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils Pick
Odds – VSB
computer score prediction models pick a possible 2.2-1.8 win for the Senators on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the Ottawa Senators have seen them go 12-12-6 so far this season, while the Devils are at 11-15-6. In totals betting, the New Jersey Devils are 13-17-2, while the Senators are 12-15-3. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and New Jersey vs Ottawa injuries news.
The New Jersey Devils sit at No. 25 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds – VSB
, while the Ottawa Senators sit at a No. 24 on the same chart.
How Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up the New Jersey Devils No. 26-ranked offense (2.31 goals per game) against a Ottawa Senators defense that ranks No. 20 at 2.87 goals per game allowed. The Devils powerplay has clicked at a 23.08% rate while the Senators have a 81.9% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Senators were a 5-4 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Buffalo at +135 on the moneyline, while the total score (9) was good news for OVER bettors.
New Jersey lost its last outing, a 3-2 result against the Islanders on December 15. Bettors who backed the Islanders at -200 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils Betting Odds Trends
Ottawa is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
Ottawa is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ottawa’s last 6 games on the road
Ottawa is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing New Jersey
New Jersey is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
New Jersey is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of New Jersey’s last 9 games at home
New Jersey is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Ottawa
Next Betting Matchups
Ottawa home to Anaheim, Friday, December 19th
New Jersey home to Tampa Bay, Friday, December 19th