Saturday, March 12, 2016
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The New Jersey Devils travel to Staples Center to play the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday, March 12, 2016. The opening line for this game has the Devils at +222 and the Kings at -250. The over/under has been set at 5.
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New Jersey comes into this matchup having played 68 games. They have an overall record of 32-29-7 and on the road they have a record of 17-14-3. Currently they are 7th in the Metropolitan Division. They've scored 151 goals and given up 170 goals for a point differential of -19. The Devils have 7 overtime losses including 6 of them in a shootout. In the past 10 games they have an overall record of 3-7-0. For the season they have an ATS record of 32-36 and an over/under record of 22-31-15. Los Angeles shows up with a record of 40-22-4 including 21-11-1 at home this season. They are 1st in the Pacific Division. They've scored 179 goals and surrendered 152 for a goal differential of +27. The Kings have 4 losses in OT and 2 of them occurred in a shootout. They have a record of 7-2-1 in their last 10 contests. Their record against the spread is 40-26 while their over/under record sits at 21-26-19.
Mike Cammalleri has accumulated 38 total points this season for the Devils. He has 14 goals this season with 101 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 14%. He has a total of 24 assists on the season and averages 19 minutes played per game. Adam Henrique has averaged 20 minutes of ice time per game this year. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 18% by scoring 23 goals on 126 shots. He has 19 assists giving him a total of 42 points on the season. Cory Schneider has 26 wins and 23 losses this season in net for the Devils. He has had 1,525 shots against him and has given up 117 goals. He has made 1,408 saves for a save percentage of 92%.
Anze Kopitar has accumulated 58 total points this season for the Kings. He has 20 goals this season with 145 shots on goal giving him a shooting percentage of 14%. He has a total of 38 assists on the season and averages 21 minutes played per game. Jeff Carter has averaged 18 minutes of ice time per game. In that time he has a shooting percentage of 9% by scoring 18 goals on 191 shots. He has 29 assists giving him a total of 47 points on the season. Jonathan Quick has 34 wins and 17 losses this season in net for the Kings. He has had 1,448 shots against him and has given up 117 goals. He has made 1,331 saves for a save percentage of 92%.
The Devils have 71 total points this season. They have scored 149 goals while giving up 164 goals. They have had 206 power play opportunities and have scored 43 goals on those chances for a percentage of 21%. The Devils have allowed 214 power play opportunities and given up 38 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 82%. They average 24 shots per game and as a team are shooting 8.96% for the season to this point. They allow 29 shots to their opposition per contest and have a team save percentage of 92%.
The Kings have a total of 84 points on the season. They have 44 power play goals on 197 opportunities thus far for a percentage of 22%. They have allowed 234 power play opportunities and have given up 45 goals on those chances for a penalty kill percentage of 81%. As a team, the Devils have a total of 177 goals scored while they've given up 150 goals to this point. They average 33 shots per contest and have a team shooting percentage of 8.24%. As a team they give up 28 shots per game and have a save percentage of 92%.
New Jersey has a Corsi percentage of 46.2% as they've attempted 2,991 shots on net at full strength while they've given up 3,481 shots on net in the same situations. Their Fenwick percentage is at 46.9% as they have 2,308 attempts while they've given up 2,612 shots on the defensive end. The Devils start possessions in the offensive zone 47.4% of the time while their defensive zone percentage is at 52.6% for the season. They have 1,830 face off wins compared to 2,064 losses, meaning their faceoff win percentage is 47%. On defense New Jersey has 1,538 hits and they've blocked 869 shots from the opposition.
Los Angeles has attempted 4,134 shots at full strength and they've given up 3,411 attempts, meaning their Corsi percentage is at 54.8% for the season. In terms of Fenwick percentage, they currently are at 54.7% as they have 3,121 shots while they've given up 2,584 attempts on defense. The Kings have an offensive zone percentage of 54.7% and their defensive zone percentage is 45.3% so far this season. They have a faceoff win percentage of 50.1% as they've compiled 2,037 face off wins this season and they have suffered 2,026 face off losses. On defense Los Angeles has blocked 827 shot attempts and they have 2,006 hits as a unit.
New Jersey Devils Betting Trends
The New Jersey Devils are 32-36 straight up
The New Jersey Devils are 22-31-15 against the over/under
Los Angeles Kings Betting Trends
The Los Angeles Kings are 40-26 straight up
The Los Angeles Kings are 21-26-19 against the over/under
New Jersey Devils Injuries
12/29/15 LW Patrik Elias Knee out indefinitely
03/08/16 C Jacob Josefson Upper Body out indefinitely
03/07/16 GO Cory Schneider Groin out indefinitely
03/06/16 D David Warsofsky Lower Body "?" Saturday vs. Los Angeles
02/11/16 LW Michael Cammalleri Hand out indefinitely
01/23/16 C Jiri Tlusty Wrist out for season
Los Angeles Kings Injuries
10/22/15 D Matt Greene Shoulder out indefinitely
03/04/16 C Jordan Nolan Back out indefinitely
02/13/16 RW Marian Gaborik Knee out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take New Jersey
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