NHL Game Preview - Jets underdogs vs Rangers at Winnipeg
New York Rangers vs Winnipeg Jets Odds
The New York Rangers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Jets in Winnipeg at MTS Centre on Wednesday in hockey odds action.
Supporters of the Rangers have seen them go 48-21-7 so far this season, while the Jets are at 35-33-8. In totals betting, the Jets are 35-38-3, while the Rangers are 29-30-17.
The Rangers were listed as 110 favorites on the hockey moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Monday.
The Jets sit at No. 18 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rangers sit at a No. 7 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winnipeg's No. 15-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 3 at 2.2 goals per game allowed. The Jets powerplay has clicked at a 18.6% rate while the Rangers have a 86.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for New York, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Wild on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Rangers at -184 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
In their last action, Winnipeg was a 6-4 loser at home against the Senators. Bettors on Ottawa at +102 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
New York Rangers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing NY Rangers are 2-8
After playing Ottawa are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Rangers at Jets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing Winnipeg
NY Rangers are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of the NY Rangers last 5 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
NY Rangers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing at home against NY Rangers
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Winnipeg's last 12 games at home
NY Rangers home to Montreal, Friday, March 30
Winnipeg at Carolina, Friday, March 30