San Jose Sharks (11-9-1, fifth in the Pacific) vs. New Jersey Devils (9-6-4, fifth in the Metropolitan)
Newark, New Jersey; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTS BOOK LINE: devils -128, sharks +107; over / under is 5.5
BOTTOM LINE: San Jose visits the New Jersey Devils after Timo Meier scores two goals in the Sharks’ 2-0 win over the Blackhawks.
The Devils are 6-3-2 at home. New Jersey is 10th in the Eastern Conference with an average of 4.8 assists per game, led by Jesper Bratt with 0.6.
The Sharks played 6-5-0 away. San Jose has an average of 8.9 penalty minutes per game, the ninth most in the Western Conference. Jake Middleton leads the team with a total of 33 minutes.
In their last encounter on November 6th, New Jersey won 3-2.
PEAK PERFORMANCE: Bratt leads the Devils with 12 assists and has 17 points this season. Andreas Johnsson has 10 points from his last 10 games for New Jersey.
Meier leads the Sharks with nine goals and has 20 points. Logan Couture has scored three goals and five assists in their last 10 games for San Jose.
LAST 10 MATCHES: Devils: 5-3-2, an average of 3.3 goals, 5.6 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.7 penalty minutes while waiving 2.6 goals per game with a save percentage of 0.924.
Haie: 5-5-0, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.8 penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes, while 2.5 goals per game were abandoned with a save percentage of 0.919.
INJURIES: Devils: None listed.
Sharks: None listed.