Winnipeg Jets vs Florida Panthers Betting Matchup Report
Florida Panthers vs Winnipeg Jets Odds
Florida pays a visit to Winnipeg on Thursday, hoping to shut down the Jets bats in hockey action at MTS Centre.
The Jets currently sports a record of 20-19-2. The Panthers are 13-20-6. Betting totals have seen the Jets post a 15-25-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Panthers have gone 16-22-1 against the number.
Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the Jets as -170 moneyline favorites in this particular NHL matchup earlier. The total, meanwhile, was set early at 5.5 before betting started to move the line at 5Dimes.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 26-rated Jets and the No. 29-ranked Panthers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Winnipeg's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.5 goals per game, against a Panthers defense that ranks No. 29 at 3.4 goals allowed. The Jets power play is averaging 12.5% while the Panthers defense kills off 74.4% of their penalties.
Florida won its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Senators on April 7. Bettors who backed the Panthers at +135 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
The Jets were a 4-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Sabres. That made winners of bettors who got Winnipeg at -145 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Florida Panthers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing NY Rangers are 5-5
After playing Ottawa are 4-6
After a win are 3-7
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing NY Rangers are 3-7
After playing Buffalo are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
A few Panthers at Jets trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Florida's last 5 games on the road
Florida is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Florida's last 5 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Florida's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 8 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games when playing at home against Florida
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Winnipeg's last 9 games
Winnipeg is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games at home
Florida home to Pittsburgh, Saturday, April 13
Winnipeg home to Tampa Bay, Tuesday, April 16