Winnipeg Jets home to Avalanche in hockey betting action
|44-20-5||March 19, 2014, 08:00 PM | MTS Centre||31-30-9|
Hockey bettors look for value at MTS Centre on Wednesday as host Winnipeg battles the Colorado Avalanche in hockey odds action.
The Jets sit at 31-30-9 on the season; in comparison, the Avalanche are currently 44-20-5. Looking to wager on the totals? Winnipeg is 31-34-5 OU, and Colorado is 35-32-2 OU.View Colorado Avalanche vs Winnipeg Jets Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to back visiting Colorado before puck drop in this match found them as -121-moneyline favorites at 5Dimes. They saw an opening total of 5.5, ccording to BetOnline.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 19-rated Jets and the No. 8-ranked Avalanche, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
In their last action, Colorado was a 6-3 loser on the road against the Canadiens. Bettors on Montreal at -129 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
The Jets were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Blues. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -250 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winnipeg's No. 17-ranked offense (2.77 goals per game) against a Avalanche defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.71 goals per game allowed. The Jets powerplay has clicked at a 14.47% rate while the Avalanche have a 80.47% rate on the penalty kill.
Colorado home to Boston, Friday, March 21st
Winnipeg home to Carolina, Saturday, March 22nd