REGULAR SEASON RECAP
The sum of all of their money line implied probabilities (adjusted for the juice) projects to 35.5 wins. Their 31 actual wins was below expectation. They came up short on the road. They were OK at home. They went 11-30 on the road and were expected to win 15.9. They won 20 at home and were expected to win 19.5. Expect a similar record next season. In our latest simulations they are averaging 31 wins and are projected to finish second to last in the East. There is not much of a gap between them and the #13 ranked Sabres who are projected for 33 wins.
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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES
Their record should be slightly better. Their average goal differential is -0.63 which ranks #28 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #29. This is a relatively better home team than a road team. They are the #19 ranked team in goal differential in home games, vs #30 in road games.
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TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG
Below is a betting recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Devils in all of their games would be down -1158 units. Against the puck line, they have lost -175 units risking 100 units on each pick (44-38 PL). The Devils have lost against the puck line on the road, but at home they have turned a profit.