Carolina Hurricanes vs New Jersey Devils – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Carolina Hurricanes
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4:1
New Jersey Devils
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The teams of Carolina Hurricanes and New Jersey Devils will battle it out at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Tuesday, 08:00 PM EDT. The two rivals are part of the same Metropolitan Division, with the Hurricanes currently sitting 2nd, and the Devils are on the top spot, both on equal 44 points.

Carolina Hurricanes vs New Jersey Devils Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 04-28-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
3 1 2 6
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
1 0 2 3

The previous game between those two opponents was held on April 28th, 2022, and ended in a 6-3 triumph for the Carolina Hurricanes. Jesperi Kotkaniemi was the winners’ star player, as he concluded the game with 1 goal and 2 assists for a 16:09 stay on the ice. On the other end of the ice, Jesper Bratt led the way for the New Jersey Devils, scoring one goal in 15:51 of ice time.The winners’ netminder Antti Raanta’s impact on the game is not to be underestimated, as he deflected 27 of all 30 shots on goal. His counterpart, Andrew Hammond, was challenged with 30 attempts towards his goal, and six of those made it through to the back of his net. In the most recent five games, the Carolina Hurricanes are dominating as far as head-to-head balance is concerned, triumphing in four meetings while losing the other one.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team04-28-202204-23-202201-29-202201-22-202202-14-2020
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
6 32 45
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
32 17 2

Carolina Hurricanes Form

*Last 10 Carolina Hurricanes Games - 9:0:1
12-18-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-202212-10-202212-06-202212-03-202212-01-202211-29-202211-26-2022
3:2vs Pittsburgh Penguins5:4vs Dallas Stars3:2vs Seattle Kraken0:1@ Detroit Red Wings0:3@ New York Islanders4:3@ Anaheim Ducks2:4@ Los Angeles Kings4:6@ St. Louis Blues2:3@ Pittsburgh Penguins3:2vs Calgary Flames

In their latest game on Sunday, December 18th, the Carolina Hurricanes played against the Pittsburgh Penguins, winning 3-2 on home ice. The Hurricanes’ best player on the night was Jordan Staal, who spent 18:16 on the ice and chipped in with 2 points. He shot two times towards the enemy’s goal and scored one goal while also assisting one of his teammates on another goal. The team’s victory was also achieved thanks to Pyotr Kochetkov, who managed to save 23 of the 25 shots he faced. The Hurricanes are 9-0-1 across the last 10 outings and on a run of W5 at the moment. They own an 8-3-1 record when playing at home this season. The Carolina Hurricanes will be out on the ice for their next game on Thursday, December 22nd, when they are set to face the Pittsburgh Penguins away from home.

Carolina Hurricanes Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    92.00
  • Goals Against
    81.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Carolina Hurricanes Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Pyotr Kochetkov

    Games Played:14
    Saves Percentage:0.923
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Martin Necas

    Games Played:31
    Goals:13
    Assists:17

Carolina Hurricanes Missing Players

NONE

New Jersey Devils Form

*Last 10 New Jersey Devils Games - 4:4:2
12-17-202212-15-202212-13-202212-12-202212-09-202212-06-202212-03-202212-01-202211-28-202211-26-2022
2:4vs Florida Panthers1:2vs Philadelphia Flyers1:4vs Dallas Stars4:3@ New York Rangers4:6vs New York Islanders3:0vs Chicago Blackhawks2:3@ Philadelphia Flyers3:4vs Nashville Predators3:5@ New York Rangers5:1vs Washington Capitals

The Devils’ most recent meeting was on December 17, when they were defeated 2-4 at home by the Florida Panthers. Erik Haula was best among the Devils roster, ending the match with 2 points. He managed to score 1 of his total of 3 shots on goal and provided 1 assist to his fellow Devils teammates during his 17:56 on the ice. Goalie Akira Schmid had a busy night, facing 28 shots against him, but three of those nestled in his net, resulting in the team’s loss. The team triumphed in four of the previous 10 outings while allowing four defeats during the 60 minutes and losing two times in overtime or shootouts. The Devils are on a run of three straight defeats at the moment. The team has an 11-1-1 road balance for this season. New Jersey will be on the ice again on Wednesday, December 21st, when the Devils are scheduled to play against the Florida Panthers at their opponents’ arena.

New Jersey Devils Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    107.00
  • Goals Against
    77.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

New Jersey Devils Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Vitek Vanecek

    Games Played:20
    Saves Percentage:0.912
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Jack Hughes

    Games Played:31
    Goals:16
    Assists:20

New Jersey Devils Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes
1 2 1 4
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
0 0 1 1
Carolina HurricanesNew Jersey Devils
  • Score

    4
    1
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    4
  • PP Goals

    0
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Carolina HurricanesvsNew Jersey Devils
  • 1`00:20
    Jesperi KotkaniemiSeth Jarvis, Calvin de Haan
    1-0
  • 1`04:56
    Martin Necas2 minutes for Tripping Jack Hughes
    -
  • 1`07:26
    -
    Brendan Smith2 minutes for Interference Martin Necas
  • 1`18:39
    Andrei Svechnikov2 minutes for Interference Erik Haula
    -
  • 2`01:43
    -
    Erik Haula2 minutes for Slashing Jalen Chatfield
  • 2`04:17
    Jordan StaalJordan Martinook, Jaccob Slavin
    2-0
  • 2`04:31
    Jalen Chatfield2 minutes for Tripping Miles Wood
    -
  • 2`06:21
    Teuvo TeravainenJaccob Slavin, Jesper Fast