Detroit favored by -200 against Winnipeg on Tuesday
Detroit Red Wings
|8-9-2||November 12, 2013, 07:30 PM | Joe Louis Arena||9-5-4|
Detroit will try to be nasty hosts on Tuesday when the Winnipeg Jets pay a visit to Joe Louis Arena.
The Jets will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 8-9-2 this season, while the Red Wings are 9-5-4. Winnipeg is 7-11-1 on the totals; Detroit is 8-8-2.
View Winnipeg Jets vs Detroit Red Wings Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with the Red Wings in this one found them earlier as -200 Favorite on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5.5 at its open earlier today at BetOnline and may have moved.
This game puts the Red Wings, most recently No. 19 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Jets, who rate a No. 25 in the latest survey.
In their last action, Winnipeg was a 5-4 winner at home against the Sharks. Bettors on Winnipeg at +155 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Last time out for Detroit, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Lightning at +116 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Detroit's No. 23-ranked offense (2.5 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 21 at 2.89 goals per game allowed. The Red Wings powerplay has clicked at a 16.36% rate while the Jets have a 84.21% rate on the penalty kill.
Winnipeg at Philadelphia, Friday, November 15th
Detroit at Washington, Friday, November 15th