Devils at Flyers 10/9/19 - NHL Betting Picks & Odds
New Jersey Devils vs. Philadelphia Flyers
NHL: 7:30 PM EST
Oct. 09, 2019
Latest Odds : PHI -127 O/U 6
The New Jersey Devils look to snap a two-game losing streak when they visit the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday in an NHL showdown. The Devils lost to the Buffalo Sabres 7-2 on Saturday for their second loss in as many games this season. Kyle Palmieri and Travis Zajac each scored a goal in the loss, but the fast-paced attacking play of the Sabres bothered New Jersey from the start.
Philadelphia won its opening game of the season on Sunday 4-3. Travis Konecny scored two goals helping to give Alain Vigneault a win in his debut as the Flyers head coach. Also scoring for the Flyers were Michael Raffl and Oskar Lindblom. Carter Hart made 28 saves in net for Philadelphia.
Blake Coleman leads the Devils in goals scored with two and in points with three, while Taylor Hall is leading in assists with two. In net, MacKenzie Blackwood is 0-1-1 with goals against of 6.58 and saves percentage of .800. New Jersey is scoring an average of 3.00 goals per game and allowing an average of 5.50 per game.
Travis Konecny is leading the Flyers in goals scored with two and in points with two. Scott Laughton, Tyler Pitlick and Michael Raffl each have one assist for the Flyers. Carter is 1-0 with goals against of 3.00 and .903 saves percentage. Philadelphia is scoring an average of 4.00 goals per game while allowing an average of 3.00 per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
New Jersey is 12-30 in its last 42
The OVER has cashed in each of the Devils last 6
Philadelphia is 11-4 in its last 15 as the favorite
The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Flyers last 5 at home
Free Betting Pick: Philadelphia Flyers -127
New Jersey is not playing well opening the season with two straight losses and will add a third loss on Wednesday against the Flyers. The Devils have lost 37 of the last 51 on the road, 20 of the last 26 against Eastern Conference opponents and 41 of the last 52 versus an opponent with a winning record. Final Score Prediction, Philadelphia Flyers win 5-2