The New Jersey Devils, with their stifling neutral zone trap, were once the scourge of the NHL, winning a trio of Stanley Cups between 1995-94 and 2002-03. Recently, the Devils haven't produced in the post-season since a run to the Stanley Cup Final in 2011-12 ended in a six-game loss to the Los Angeles Kings. The Devils watched over the years as the likes of Zach Parise, Brian Rafalski and Ilya Kovalchuk walked away via free agency. Now they are still seeking to rebuild from the loss of so much talented personnel.
Who Do The New Jersey Devils Play Next
Keep watch on who the Devils play next, because they have a fair amount of rivalries and always seem to bring it against the New York Islanders and New York Rangers.
New Jersey Devils Game Schedule
Look to the New Jersey Devils game schedule as a means to anticipate what future bets you could possibly bet on.
Did the team just get banged up on a road trip or are they enjoying their own beds during a long home stretch? Check the schedule and you won't get caught off guard by future lackluster performances. You will definitely want to take these into account for their opposition on game day.
New Jersey Devils Standings Today
Look at where the Devils sit in the standings on a regular basis to see if you want to place a future bet, especially after the first quarter of any season.
If the Devils aren't cracking the top eight at the quarter markf of the season, it's probably not worth considering them as a future play. The standings are also a great way to tell if the team has been performing better than other teams.
How To Make Money Betting On New Jersey Devils
If you want to figure out the best way to make money betting on the New Jersey Devils you should look for them on the over/under.
When the Devils won the Stanley Cup, they did so with the aid of a rock-solid defensive unit which featured the likes of Scott Stevens, Brian Rafalski, Ken Daneyko and Scott Niedermayer. There's no Norris Trophy contenders performing among New Jersey's current defensive corps, so, more often than not, the goaltenders behind them are left to their own devices.