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Boston Bruins vs Winnipeg Jets Odds
Boston pays a visit to Winnipeg on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Jets bats in hockey action at MTS Centre.
Supporters of the Bruins have seen them go 19-5-3 so far this season, while the Jets are at 15-12-2. In totals betting, the Jets are 12-16-1, while the Bruins are 10-16-1.
Bettors looking to side with the Jets in this one found them earlier as +129 underdogs on the NHL money line at 5Dimes. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5.5 at its open earlier today at BetOnline and may have moved.
The Jets - Bruins odds would favor the Bruins if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Winnipeg is rated No. 22 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Boston is at No. 3.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Winnipeg's No. 17-ranked offense, averaging 2.7 goals per game, against a Bruins defense that ranks No. 1 at 2.1 goals allowed. The Jets power play is averaging 14.1% while the Bruins defense kills off 93.1% of their penalties.
Last time out for Boston, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Penguins on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Penguins at -123 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
The Jets were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Senators. That made winners of bettors who got Ottawa at -145 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
Boston Bruins Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Ottawa are 6-4
After playing Pittsburgh are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After playing Ottawa are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few Bruins at Jets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boston's last 6 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
Boston is 16-4 SU in its last 20 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Boston's last 12 games when playing Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Winnipeg's last 9 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 6 games when playing at home against Boston
Winnipeg is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Boston
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Winnipeg's last 12 games when playing Boston
Boston at Ottawa, Thursday, March 21
Winnipeg home to Washington, Thursday, March 21