Florida Panthers home to Jets in hockey betting action
Winnipeg Jets vs Florida Panthers Odds
The Winnipeg Jets will look to grab a road win when they take on the Panthers in Florida at BB&T Center on Thursday in hockey odds action.
The Panthers bring a 1-5 record to the battle against the 3-2-1 Jets. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Florida go 3-3 so far and the Jets go 4-2.
Sportsbooks had installed the Panthers as +105 moneyline underdogs in this particular NHL matchup. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line.
This game puts the Panthers, most recently No. 30 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Jets, who rate a No. 13 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Florida's No. 28-ranked offense (1.7 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 18 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Panthers powerplay has clicked at a 16.7% rate while the Jets have a 68.8% rate on the penalty kill.
Winnipeg lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Canadiens on January 29. Bettors who backed the Canadiens at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Panthers were a 5-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Lightning. That made winners of bettors who got Tampa Bay at -162 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing NY Rangers are 1-9
After playing Montreal are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Tampa Bay are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Jets at Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 7 games when playing Florida
Winnipeg is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Florida
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Florida's last 7 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Florida's last 19 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
Florida is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
Florida is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Winnipeg at Tampa Bay, Friday, February 1
Florida at Buffalo, Sunday, February 3