1/21/16 Free Expert Hockey Predictions Tonight
Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils
NHL Starting Goalies
- Ottawa Senators -> Craig Anderson
Craig Anderson will play between the pipes on Thursday. It will be Anderson’s fourth consecutive start. He’s won his last two contests, bumping his record up to 19-13-4 this season.
American boy Anderson is 9-10 with a 3.24 goals against average on the road while he’s 8-3 with a 1.86 goals against average vs the Devils in his career.
- New Jersey Devils -> Cory Schneider
Cory Schneider will play between the pipes on Thursday. Schneider will be going for his third straight win. He has a 20-14-5 record, 2.03 goals against average, and .929 save percentage in 39 contests this season.
Schneider is 8-11 with a 2.19 goals against average at home, while vs the Senators in hs career he’s 5-2 with a 1.39 goals against average
Senators vs Devils Preview
Ottawa has not been that bad of an offensive team this season, picking up where they left off last season, potting 2.7 goals per game, ranking 9th overall in the chel and are doing it despite the fact that they are 27th in shots taken per game. Their power play ranks in the middle of the league at 13th 18.6%.
The defensive side of the ice has been an issue all season long for Ottawa ranking 28th in goals allowed – 3.0 goals per game and 29th in penalty kill 79.2%
To no surprise in New Jersey scoring has been an issue ranking an awful 29th overall, barely netting 2.2 goals per game. Strange enough they get their chances ranking 30th in shots taken at 24.4 shots per game and 21st in power play conversions, converting on just 17.4 % of their chances.
At the defensive end of the ice the Devils currently rank 5th in the league in goals allowed, thanks to Cory Schneider, allowing 2.3 goals per game. Also ranking 5th in shots allowed at 28.5 shots per game and 11th in penalty kill, allowing teams to convert on just 18% of their chances
Money Line Odds:
- Ottawa: (+110)
- New Jersey: (-130)
Game Total Odds:
- Over 5 (+105)
- Under 5 (-125)
1/21/16 Expert Hockey Picks Ottawa Senators vs New Jersey Devils
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