Persson is sidelined with a concussion but is expected to be cleared for action before the beginning of November.
New Jersey Trends
- TrendOver is 4-1 in Devils last 5 games as a home favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %80.00% (5)O/U4|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 8-3-2 in Devils last 13 games as a home underdog of +151 to +200.Hit %72.70% (13)O/U3|8Push2W/L
- TrendOver is 4-1-1 in Devils last 6 games as a favorite of -201 or greater.Hit %80.00% (6)O/U4|1Push1W/L
- TrendOver is 6-1 in Devils last 7 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.Hit %85.70% (7)O/U6|1Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-2 in Oilers last 7 games as a road underdog of +201 or greater.Hit %71.40% (7)O/U2|5Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 18-6-4 in Oilers last 28 games as a favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %75.00% (28)O/U4|1Push0W/L
- TrendOver is 9-4-1 in Oilers last 14 games a home underdog of +110 to +150.Hit %69.20% (14)O/U2|5Push0W/L
- TrendUnder is 5-1 in Oilers last 6 games as a home favorite of -110 to -150.Hit %83.30% (6)O/U4|1Push0W/L
Edmonton Oilers last injuries
Nygard is expected to miss two to four weeks while on the injured reserve list due to a rib injury.
Archibald is suffering from an illness and has been placed on injured reserve. There is no timetable for recovery.
Chiasson has sat out the past three games due to a flu bug, and it is unclear if he will return Saturday against the Rangers.
Sheahan has been activated off of injured reserve as he is no longer going through the league-mandated concussion protocol. He is expected to make his season debut Tuesday against the Islanders.
New Jersey Devils last injuries
Butcher is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown how long he will be absent from the lineup.
Hischier has missed the last two games with an upper-body injury, and it is undetermined if he will return Friday against the Coyotes.
Greene has been activated from injured reserve after an upper body injury. He is expected to lace up for Saturday's contest against the Canucks.
Schneider was battling cramping to his leg during the last game, but he is expected to face the Flyers on Wednesday.