Hurricanes vs Devils

Hurricanes vs Devils : The New Jersey Devils are eyeing back to back wins following a 4-2 victory against the visiting NY Rangers on Monday. There’s no way to deflect the urgency that the Carolina Hurricanes face with their season hanging in the balance and just a couple of games remaining. The Carolina Hurricanes will play the final home game of their season Thursday night as they take on the New Jersey Devils at PNC Arena.

The Carolina Hurricanes host the New Jersey Devils in a Thursday NHL tilt.

The New Jersey Devils are eyeing back to back wins following a 4-2 victory against the visiting NY Rangers on Monday. New York saw scoring off the sticks of Brett Howden and Filip Chytill and Henrik Lundqvist absorbed the loss with three goals allowed on 40 shots.

Miles Wood and Travis Zajac lit the lamp in the first for the Devils while Connor Carrick and Joey Anderson tallied in the third. Carrick and Zajac logged helpers for New Jersey and Mackenzie Blackwood stopped 30 shots to get the win.

The Carolina Hurricanes defeated Toronto 4-1 on the road Tuesday to remain in control of a Wild Card berth. John Tavares scored his 47thin the second for the Maple Leafs and Garret Sparks took the loss with three goals allowed on 36 shots.

The Carolina Hurricanes host the New Jersey Devils in a Thursday NHL tilt.

The New Jersey Devils are eyeing back to back wins following a 4-2 victory against the visiting NY Rangers on Monday. New York saw scoring off the sticks of Brett Howden and Filip Chytill and Henrik Lundqvist absorbed the loss with three goals allowed on 40 shots.

Miles Wood and Travis Zajac lit the lamp in the first for the Devils while Connor Carrick and Joey Anderson tallied in the third. Carrick and Zajac logged helpers for New Jersey and Mackenzie Blackwood stopped 30 shots to get the win.

The Carolina Hurricanes defeated Toronto 4-1 on the road Tuesday to remain in control of a Wild Card berth. John Tavares scored his 47thin the second for the Maple Leafs and Garret Sparks took the loss with three goals allowed on 36 shots.

Devils are 17-40 in their last 57 games as an underdog and Devils are 5-12 in their last 17 overall and Devils are 15-37 in their last 52 road games.

Hurricanes are 19-7 in their last 26 games as a favorite and Hurricanes are 15-6 in their last 21 home games and Hurricanes are 19-9 in their last 28 overall.

Devils are 8-3 in the last 11 meetings and under is 14-3-4 in the last 21 meetings and under is 8-1-2 in the last 11 meetings in Carolina.

The Hurricanes currently own the first Wild Card so to stay there a win will guarantee that. Having said that I don’t know if there is value to be found given the juice…

The Hurricanes come off of a disappointing loss on Sunday night in Pittsburgh to take on the Maple Leafs in Toronto. Tonight’s game is nearly a must win in order for the Canes reclaim the WC1 spot from the Blue Jackets.

The Hurricanes and Maple Leafs are meeting for the third and final game of the season. The Canes are 1-1-0 against Toronto this season.
11 different Hurricanes players picked up points in the November 21st win over the Maple Leafs.

The Maple Leafs clinched a playoff berth and at least the third spot in the Atlantic Division last night with a win over the Islanders. There’s still a chance

that they could overtake the Bruins for the second spot in the division.
The Hurricanes’ 93 points thus far this season is just the fourth time that the franchise has reached the milestone. The last time that they crested 93 points was in the 2008-09 season.
Almost all of the relevant teams are in action tonight, so definitely keep an eye on the league scoreboard.