The Devils and the Bruins are going to be meeting for the first time this season. The last time these two teams faced you would have to all the way back to February and in that game it was a big win for the Bruins in New Jersey. However, since that time period the Bruins have improved quite a bit, but the Devils are a team that has really had some major issues this year and that is going to make a difference in the game here and that will be something the Devils are going to have to wait until next year to overcome.
What else is going to cause some issues with the Devils is how they are able to play on the road so far this year. The offense for the Devils has really had some issues when it comes to scoring on the road as they are getting only 2.56 goals a game. What is even worse is the defense for the Devils that has given up 4 goals a game.
When the Bruins are playing at home they have been playing really well. However, the Bruins area team that should be able to continue to play at an exceptionally high level in this game here. The Bruins on home ice are scoring 3.65 goals a game. The defense of the Bruins is giving up 2.29 goals a game on home ice.