St. Louis Blues vs Winnipeg Jets Preview
St. Louis Blues
|5-6-2||October 29, 2013, 08:00 PM | Scottrade Center||6-1-2|
St. Louis will try to be nasty hosts on Tuesday when the Winnipeg Jets pay a visit to Scottrade Center.
The Blues are 6-1-2 so far on the season. The Jets, meanwhile, are 5-6-2. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen St. Louis go 6-3 and the Jets go 4-8-1 on the totals.
View Winnipeg Jets vs St. Louis Blues Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Blues as -215 moneyline Favorite in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
This game matches up the No. 3 (Blues) and the No. 22 (Jets) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
The Jets were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Avalanche. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -230 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up St. Louis's No. 2-ranked offense (3.89 goals per game) against a Jets defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.85 goals per game allowed. The Blues powerplay has clicked at a 30.3% rate while the Jets have a 83.02% rate on the penalty kill.
Winnipeg at Chicago, Saturday, November 2nd
St. Louis at Florida, Friday, November 1st