Hockey odds preview - New York vs. Winnipeg
New York Islanders vs Winnipeg Jets Odds
The Winnipeg Jets battle the visiting New York Islanders on Saturday in NHL betting action at MTS Centre.
The Jets are 23-19-2 so far on the season. The Islanders, meanwhile, are 23-16-5. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Winnipeg go 18-25-1 and the Islanders go 24-19-1 on the totals.
If you're going with the Jets in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -121 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5.5 earlier at BetOnline.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Jets rated this week at No. 23 and the Islanders sitting at No. 8.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winnipeg's No. 15-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Islanders defense that ranks No. 21 at 2.9 goals per game allowed. The Jets powerplay has clicked at a 13.4% rate while the Islanders have a 80.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for New York, they were a 5-3 winner as they battled the Maple Leafs on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Islanders at +109 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Winnipeg was a 4-3 winner in its last match at home against the Hurricanes. They won as -155 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
New York Islanders Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing New Jersey are 4-6
After playing Toronto are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After playing Carolina are 0-10
After a win are 7-3
A few Islanders at Jets trends to consider:
NY Islanders are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games on the road
NY Islanders are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Islanders last 5 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
Winnipeg is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Winnipeg is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Islanders
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Winnipeg's last 19 games at home
NY Islanders at Carolina, Tuesday, April 23
Winnipeg at Buffalo, Monday, April 22