New Jersey
Devils
Stadium Prudential Center
28-29-12 Overall | 9-10-2 METROPOLITAN 8th
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Devils189230 17.95%
Schedule
Regular season
Sun  3/1
@
Ducks
W3-0
Tue  3/3
@
Golden Knights
L0-3
Fri  3/6
vs
Blues
W4-2
Sat  3/7
@
Rangers
W6-4
Tue  3/10
vs
Penguins
L2-5
Thu  3/12
vs
Hurricanes
POSTPONED
Sat  3/14
@
Panthers
POSTPONED
Sun  3/15
@
Lightning
POSTPONED
Tue  3/17
@
Maple Leafs
POSTPONED
Thu  3/19
vs
Flames
POSTPONED
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

SEASON FORECASTS AND FUTURES PICKS

The Devils are off the betting board and have no odds to win the Stanley Cup. They are projected to finish with 80 points and come in under their pre-season futures line of 90.5. In simulations, they have been eliminated from playoff contention. They were a -110 'favorite' to make the playoffs in the preseason. Their preseason chances to win the division were 0.5% at 6/1, 14.3%. Their average wins per simulation puts them at #14 in the East.

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REGULAR SEASON RECAP AND UPCOMING GAMES

After 68 games, their expected win percentage is 43% based on the money line odds. At 28-28-12 they are in line with these expectations. Money line backers would be down quite a bit (283 units). They are not good on puck lines (35-33) for a -496 loss. Their over-under record is 34-34. Based on computer simulations they only have a 38% chance to beat the Penguins in their next game. The table below shows their upcoming games, their simulation based win percentage and their recent head to head record (WL, ATS, OU).

TEAM STATISTICAL STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record is slightly better than it should be. Their average goal differential is -0.51 which ranks #27 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #25. They are the #26 ranked team in goal differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #25 ranked team among home teams. Based on goal differential, they are trending up. Their average goal differential in their past 7 games is +0.71 (#5 over this stretch).

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM FANTASY LEADERS

The table below show the most valuable fantasy players on the team led by MacKenzie Blackwood who is projected to be the #23 Goalie the rest of the season. The Better Option column shows the player directly above him and the Better Than column shows the player directly below him in the projected position rankings.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
14 Anderson, Joey RW5-1119006/19/1998No College
29 Blackwood, MacKenzie G6-422512/09/1996No College
63 Bratt, Jesper LW5-1017507/30/1998No College
8 Butcher, Will D5-1019001/06/1995No College
5 Carrick, Connor D5-1119204/13/1994No College
33 Claesson, Fredrik D6-119611/24/1992No College
97 Gusev, Nikita RW5-916307/08/1992No College
15 Hayden, John RW6-321502/14/1995No College
13 Hischier, Nico C6-117501/04/1999No College
86 Hughes, Jack LW5-1117005/14/2001No College
41 McLeod, Michael C6-218802/03/1998No College
32 Mermis, Dakota D6-019501/05/1994No College
25 Mueller, Mirco D6-321003/21/1995No College
21 Palmieri, Kyle RW5-1118502/01/1991No College
16 Rooney, Kevin C6-219005/21/1993No College
35 Schneider, Cory G6-320003/18/1986No College
28 Severson, Damon D6-220508/07/1994No College
76 Subban, P.K. D6-021005/13/1989No College
44 Wood, Miles LW6-219509/13/1995No College
37 Zacha, Pavel C6-321004/06/1997No College
19 Zajac, Travis C6-218505/13/1985No College