Hockey odds preview - Winnipeg vs. New York
Winnipeg Jets vs New York Rangers Odds
Madison Square Garden hosts an NHL battle between the New York Rangers and the visiting Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday.
The Jets will try to spoil to the party on Tuesday; they are 8-9-1 this season, while the Rangers are 8-7-2. Winnipeg is 9-9 on the totals; New York is 6-10-1.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 17-ranked Rangers and the No. 26-rated Jets in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New York's No. 23-ranked offense (2.4 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 24 at 3.2 goals per game allowed. The Rangers powerplay has clicked at a 11.5% rate while the Jets have a 69% rate on the penalty kill.
Winnipeg was a 4-2 winner in its last match on the road against the Devils. They won as +145 underdogs, while the total score of 6 made winners of OVER bettors.
In their last action, New York was a 3-0 loser on the road against the Canadiens. Bettors on Montreal at -132 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 1-9
After playing New Jersey are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Montreal are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Jets at Rangers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 7 games when playing NY Rangers
Winnipeg is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing on the road against NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of the NY Rangers last 7 games when playing Winnipeg
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 7 games at home
Winnipeg home to New Jersey, Thursday, February 28
NY Rangers home to Tampa Bay, Thursday, February 28