Montreal Canadiens vs Winnipeg Jets Preview

Winnipeg JetsMontreal Canadiens
Jan 29, 7:30 PM | Bell Centre

Winnipeg Jets vs Montreal Canadiens Odds

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The Winnipeg Jets will look to grab a road win when they take on the Canadiens in Montreal at Bell Centre on Tuesday in hockey odds action.

The Canadiens currently sports a record of 3-1. The Jets are 3-1-1. Betting totals have seen the Canadiens post a 1-3 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Jets have gone 3-2 against the number.

View Winnipeg vs Montreal Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The visitors opened as +-136 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.

Power Rankings:
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 12-rated Canadiens and the No. 13-ranked Jets, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Montreal's No. 9-ranked offense (3.2 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 11 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Canadiens powerplay has clicked at a 27.3% rate while the Jets have a 72.7% rate on the penalty kill.

In their last action, Winnipeg was a 5-4 winner at home against the Islanders. Bettors on Winnipeg at -127 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.

The Canadiens were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Devils. That made winners of bettors who got Montreal at -108 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.

Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 1-9
After playing NY Islanders are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

Montreal Canadiens Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing New Jersey are 5-5
After a win are 3-7

A few Jets at Canadiens trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Winnipeg's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 6 games when playing Montreal
Winnipeg is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Montreal
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Montreal's last 6 games
Montreal is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Winnipeg
Montreal is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Montreal is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Winnipeg at Florida, Thursday, January 31
Montreal at Ottawa, Wednesday, January 30