Jets get a visit from the Canucks
The Winnipeg Jets are just 2-8 in their last 10 games against the Vancouver Canucks dating back to their time in Atlanta as those two teams meet in NHL betting action on Sunday.
The Canucks and Jets last met back in March 2012 in Vancouver, with the home side pulling out a 3-2 victory as a -185 favorite on the NHL odds at the books.
The OVER/UNDER is 3-5-2 in the last 10 games between the franchises.
The Canucks currently sport a record of 21-11-6. The Jets are 16-16-5. Betting totals have seen the Canucks post a 10-21-7 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Jets have gone 15-18-4 against the number.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Canucks at No. 5 and the Jets at No. 26 heading into this contest.
The Jets were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Panthers. That made winners of bettors who got Winnipeg at -160 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
The Canucks were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Vancouver at +175 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vancouver's No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 2.74 goals per game, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 21 at 2.92 goals allowed. The Canucks power play is averaging 14.88% while the Jets defense kills off 83.33% of their penalties.
Winnipeg at Edmonton, Monday, December 23rd
Vancouver at Calgary, Sunday, December 29th