OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Minnesota Wild vs Winnipeg Jets Betting Preview

Winnipeg Jets

Minnesota Wild
10-9-2 November 17, 2013, 08:00 PM | Xcel Energy Center 12-4-4

The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Minnesota and Winnipeg on Sunday, with the host Wild trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.

The Wild bring a 12-4-4 record to the battle against the 10-9-2 Jets. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Minnesota go 6-10-4 so far and the Jets go 7-12-2.

View Winnipeg Jets vs Minnesota Wild Odds and Stats.

On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Minnesota sat as -173 Favorite over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5 at 5Dimes but may move closer to puck drop.

The Wild - Jets odds would favor the Wild if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Minnesota is rated No. 5 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Winnipeg is at No. 25.

The Jets were a 3-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Flyers. That made winners of bettors who got Winnipeg at -126 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.

In their last action, Minnesota was a 3-2 winner at home against the Panthers. Bettors on Minnesota at -215 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Minnesota's No. 18-ranked offense, averaging 2.65 goals per game, against a Jets defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.81 goals allowed. The Wild power play is averaging 22.67% while the Jets defense kills off 81.93% of their penalties.

Next up:
Winnipeg home to Calgary, Monday, November 18th
Minnesota at Montreal, Tuesday, November 19th