New Jersey Devils vs St. Louis Blues – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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New Jersey Devils
Final
3:5
St. Louis Blues
Highlights and Stats


The teams of New Jersey Devils and St. Louis Blues will battle it out at the Prudential Center in Newark on Thursday, 07:00 PM ET. At the moment, the Devils are at #2 in the standings of the Metropolitan Division with 51 points, while the Blues are with 39 points and are occupying the 5th place in the Central Division.

New Jersey Devils vs St. Louis Blues Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 03-06-2022
TeamP1P2P3OTFinal
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
1 1 0 1 3
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
0 0 2 0 2

Their last game took place on March 6, 2022, and resulted in a 3-2 win for the New Jersey Devils, with the deciding goal coming in overtime. Dougie Hamilton was one of the main reasons behind the Devils’ triumph back then. He played 21:04 on the ice and scored 1 goal. Jordan Kyrou had two points for the St. Louis Blues on the night. He skated for 17:43 minutes, scoring one goal and assisting on another. Nico Daws also played a key role for the Devils, stopping 19 of the St. Louis’ 21 shots. The other side’s goalkeeper, Ville Husso, ended the night with a 0.909 save percentage. When it comes to the latest five encounters, the New Jersey Devils won three and the St. Louis Blues triumphed twice.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team03-06-202202-10-202203-06-202002-18-202003-30-2019
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
3 74 02
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
24 23 3

New Jersey Devils Form

*Last 10 New Jersey Devils Games - 3:6:1
01-04-202301-01-202312-30-202212-28-202212-23-202212-21-202212-20-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-2022
1:5@ Detroit Red Wings4:5vs Carolina Hurricanes2:4@ Pittsburgh Penguins1:3vs Boston Bruins3:4vs Boston Bruins2:4@ Florida Panthers4:1@ Carolina Hurricanes2:4vs Florida Panthers1:2vs Philadelphia Flyers1:4vs Dallas Stars

New Jerseyemerged victorious with a score of 1–5 when facing the Detroit Red Wings on January 4th on the road. Nico Hischier led the Devils, ending with two points to his name. He was on the ice for 14 minutes and 29 seconds and attempted two shots on the opposition’s goal. One of those found its way to the back of the net, and Hischier also had a hand in one assist. The team’s victory was also achieved thanks to Vitek Vanecek, who managed to save 32 of the 33 shots he faced. The Devils are 3-6-1 across the last 10 outings and on a W1 run at the moment. The franchise record is 10-9-2 when playing on home ice throughout the season. The team’s next game is scheduled to take place at the Prudential Center on January 7th against the New York Rangers.

New Jersey Devils Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    129.00
  • Goals Against
    98.00
  • 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:25
    Saves Percentage:0.914
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Jack Hughes

    Games Played:38
    Goals:22
    Assists:22

New Jersey Devils Missing Players

NONE

St. Louis Blues Form

*Last 10 St. Louis Blues Games - 6:2:2
01-03-202312-31-202212-29-202212-27-202212-23-202212-20-202212-19-202212-16-202212-15-202212-12-2022
5:6@ Toronto Maple Leafs2:5vs Minnesota Wild3:1vs Chicago Blackhawks4:5vs Toronto Maple Leafs5:4@ Vegas Golden Knights5:2@ Seattle Kraken1:5@ Vancouver Canucks2:5@ Calgary Flames3:4@ Edmonton Oilers1:0vs Nashville Predators

Saint Louis’ last meeting was against the Toronto Maple Leafs on January 3, 2003, when they won 5-6 on enemy ice. Brandon Saad was best among the Blues roster, ending the match with 2 points. He scored two of his three shots on goal during 18:22 of ice time. Another reason for the team’s victory was the performance of Jordan Binnington, who stopped 20 of the 25 shots that were sent towards his goal. The Blues triumphed in six of the previous 10 outings, while allowing two defeats during the 60 minutes and losing two times in overtime or shootouts. St. Louis is currently on an one-game winning streak. The team has an 11-9-1 road balance for this season. The Blues’ next game will be against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre on January 7th.

St. Louis Blues Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    120.00
  • Goals Against
    140.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

St. Louis Blues Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Jordan Binnington

    Games Played:29
    Saves Percentage:0.893
    Shutouts:6
  • Top Skater

    Jordan Kyrou

    Games Played:35
    Goals:18
    Assists:19

St. Louis Blues Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Devils
0 2 1 3
St. Louis Blues
St. Louis Blues
1 1 3 5
New Jersey DevilsSt. Louis Blues
  • Score

    3
    5
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    2
  • PP Goals

    1
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

New Jersey DevilsvsSt. Louis Blues
  • 1`11:47
    0-1
    Jordan KyrouPavel Buchnevich, Robert Thomas
  • 1`17:18
    -
    Ivan Barbashev2 minutes for Hooking Erik Haula
  • 2`03:51
    Jack HughesDamon Severson, Erik Haula
    1-1
  • 2`08:47
    Jack HughesTomas Tatar
    2-1
  • 2`16:27
    2-2
    Ivan BarbashevBrandon Saad, Justin Faulk
  • 2`19:21
    Dougie Hamilton2 minutes for Interference Nikita Alexandrov
    -
  • 3`02:27
    2-3
    Brandon SaadIvan Barbashev, Noel Acciari
  • 3`05:30
    -