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|3-2-0||October 15, 2013, 08:00 PM | MTS Centre||3-3-0|
Montreal pays a visit to Winnipeg on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Jets snipers in hockey action at MTS Centre.
Supporters of the Canadiens have seen them go 3-2-0 so far this season, while the Jets are at 3-3-0. In totals betting, the Jets are 2-4, while the Canadiens are 1-4.
View Montreal Canadiens vs Winnipeg Jets Odds and Stats.
The visitors opened as -105 moneyline in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 24-rated Jets and the No. 2-ranked Canadiens, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
Last time out for Montreal, they were a 4-1 winner as they battled the Canucks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Canadiens at +113 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Winnipeg was a 3-0 winner at home against the Devils. Bettors on Winnipeg at -109 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winnipeg's No. 15-ranked offense (2.83 goals per game) against a Canadiens defense that ranks No. 5 at 2 goals per game allowed. The Jets powerplay has clicked at a 18.52% rate while the Canadiens have a 81.82% rate on the penalty kill.
Montreal at Columbus, Thursday, October 17th
Winnipeg at St. Louis, Friday, October 18th