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Pittsburgh Penguins vs Winnipeg Jets Odds
The Winnipeg Jets battle the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday in NHL betting action at MTS Centre.
The Jets sport records of 0-3 heading into this matchup, while the Penguins sit at 3-1-2 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 2-1 for the Jets and 3-3 for the Penguins.
This game puts the Jets, most recently No. 28 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Penguins, who rate a No. 9 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Winnipeg's No. 29-ranked offense (1.7 goals per game) against a Penguins defense that ranks No. 16 at 2.7 goals per game allowed. The Jets powerplay has clicked at a 0% rate while the Penguins have a 94.4% rate on the penalty kill.
Pittsburgh was a 3-2 loser in its last match at home against the Sabres. They lost as -126 favorites, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Winnipeg, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Coyotes on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Coyotes at -139 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Pittsburgh Penguins Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Ottawa are 8-2
After playing Buffalo are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4
Winnipeg Jets Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing NY Rangers are 2-8
After playing Phoenix are 1-9
After a loss are 6-4
A few Penguins at Jets trends to consider:
Pittsburgh is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games when playing Winnipeg
Pittsburgh is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Winnipeg
Pittsburgh is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pittsburgh's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Winnipeg's last 5 games
Winnipeg is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Winnipeg is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh at Minnesota, Tuesday, October 18
Winnipeg at Toronto, Wednesday, October 19