Jets open as moneyline underdog vs Avalanche
|5-5-2||October 27, 2013, 08:00 PM | Pepsi Center||9-1-0|
The visiting Jets hope for a solid performance on Sunday as they look to steal a win at Pepsi Center against the Colorado Avalanche.
The Avalanche bring a 9-1-0 record to the battle against the 5-5-2 Jets. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Colorado go 5-5 so far and the Jets go 4-7-1.
View Winnipeg Jets vs Colorado Avalanche Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Avalanche as -178 Favorite earlier today. The over under opened at 5.5 at 5Dimes for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
This game puts the Avalanche, most recently No. 16 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Jets, who rate a No. 19 in the latest survey.
Winnipeg won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Stars on October 26. Bettors who backed the Jets at +135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Colorado won its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Hurricanes on October 25. Bettors who backed the Avalanche at -210 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 6-ranked offense, averaging 3.2 goals per game, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.83 goals allowed. The Avalanche power play is averaging 22.86% while the Jets defense kills off 82.69% of their penalties.
Winnipeg at St. Louis, Tuesday, October 29th
Colorado at Dallas, Friday, November 1st