Jets face Washington Capitals: NHL odds preview and stats
Winnipeg Jets vs Washington Capitals Odds
The Winnipeg Jets will look to grab a road win when they take on the Capitals in Washington at Verizon Center on Tuesday in hockey odds action.
Supporters of the Jets have seen them go 0-1-1 so far this season, while the Capitals are at 0-1. In totals betting, the Capitals are 1-0, while the Jets are 0-2.
The visitors opened as +-175 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 18-rated Capitals and the No. 17-ranked Jets, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Washington's No. 10-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 15 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Capitals powerplay has clicked at a 25% rate while the Jets have a 75% rate on the penalty kill.
The Jets were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Bruins. That made winners of bettors who got Boston at -175 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Washington lost its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Lightning on January 19. Bettors who backed the Lightning at -115 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 1-9
After playing Boston are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
Washington Capitals Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Calgary are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 5-5
After a loss are 9-1
A few Jets at Capitals trends to consider:
Winnipeg is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Washington
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Winnipeg's last 12 games when playing on the road against Washington
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Winnipeg's last 13 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 9 games on the road
Washington is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Washington's last 12 games when playing at home against Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Washington's last 9 games when playing Winnipeg
Washington is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Winnipeg home to Pittsburgh, Friday, January 25
Washington home to Montreal, Thursday, January 24