Columbus Blue Jackets vs Winnipeg Jets Betting Preview
Columbus Blue Jackets
|14-15-5||December 16, 2013, 07:00 PM | Nationwide Arena||14-15-4|
The Columbus Blue Jackets will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Winnipeg Jets invade Nationwide Arena on Monday.
The Blue Jackets sit at 14-15-4 on the season; in comparison, the Jets are currently 14-15-5. Looking to wager on the totals? Columbus is 15-15-3 OU, and Winnipeg is 13-18-3 OU.
View Winnipeg Jets vs Columbus Blue Jackets Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Blue Jackets as -131 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
The Blue Jackets sit at No. 24 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Jets sit at a No. 26 on the same chart.
In their last action, Winnipeg was a 6-4 loser at home against the Stars. Bettors on Dallas at +100 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Columbus was a 4-3 loser at home against the Blues. Bettors on St. Louis at -166 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (7) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Columbus's No. 19-ranked offense, averaging 2.58 goals per game, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 23 at 2.94 goals allowed. The Blue Jackets power play is averaging 19.44% while the Jets defense kills off 82.64% of their penalties.
Winnipeg at Buffalo, Tuesday, December 17th
Columbus at Philadelphia, Thursday, December 19th