Jets open as moneyline underdog vs Hurricanes
Winnipeg Jets vs Carolina Hurricanes Odds
The Carolina Hurricanes battle the visiting Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday in NHL betting action at PNC Arena.
Carolina battles the Jets, currently with a 17-14-2 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 14-15-1 for the Hurricanes and 13-19-1 for the Jets.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Hurricanes rated this week at No. 20 and the Jets sitting at No. 25.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Carolina's No. 12-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 22 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Hurricanes powerplay has clicked at a 13.8% rate while the Jets have a 77.9% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Winnipeg, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Jets at -150 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Carolina, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Devils at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at +106 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After playing Tampa Bay are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Carolina Hurricanes Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Boston are 6-4
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
A few Jets at Hurricanes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing Carolina
Winnipeg is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Winnipeg's last 14 games
Winnipeg is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Carolina
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Carolina's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Carolina's last 5 games when playing Winnipeg
Carolina is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing Winnipeg
Carolina is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Winnipeg at Pittsburgh, Thursday, March 28
Carolina at Toronto, Thursday, March 28