Jets face Colorado Avalanche: NHL odds preview and stats


Winnipeg Jets

Colorado Avalanche
30-28-7 March 10, 2014, 09:00 PM | Pepsi Center 41-18-5



A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Winnipeg duelling Colorado on Monday at Pepsi Center.

This season the Avalanche are 41-18-5 overall while the Jets are 30-28-7. As for the totals, Colorado is 33-29-2 on the OU, and Winnipeg is 29-31-5.

View Winnipeg Jets vs Colorado Avalanche Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with the Avalanche in this one found them earlier as -173 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.

According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 11-ranked Avalanche and the No. 22-rated Jets in this matchup.

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Winnipeg lost its last outing, a 5-3 result against the Senators on March 8. Bettors who backed the Senators at +110 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.

Colorado was a 2-1 loser in its last match at home against the Blues. They lost as +108 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado's No. 6-ranked offense (3.06 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 20 at 2.91 goals per game allowed. The Avalanche powerplay has clicked at a 20.51% rate while the Jets have a 83.9% rate on the penalty kill.

Next up:
Winnipeg home to Vancouver, Wednesday, March 12th
Colorado home to Chicago, Wednesday, March 12th