Winnipeg Jets vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/23/2022 Odds, Picks and Predictions
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Winnipeg Jets vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/23/2022 – The Winnipeg Jets will travel south to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins from PPG Paints Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Jets are sixth in the Central Division and they are riding a three-game losing skid. Winnipeg is up against a team that holds the third spot in the Metropolitan Division. The Penguins will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak. Pittsburgh is right behind the Hurricanes and the Rangers by a couple of games. The NHL money line has been updated with the latest odds and betting spreads on this exciting game.
Winnipeg Jets vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/23/2022
When: Sunday, January 23, 1:00 PM ET
Where: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
TV: NHL NET
Winnipeg Jets vs Pittsburgh Penguins 01/23/2022 Betting Odds:
The Jets are holding a 17-14-6 record on the season and are trailing the Dallas Stars. Winnipeg is ahead of the Blackhawks despite dropping their last game. The Jets lost against the Boston Bruins with a final score of 3-2. Kyle Connor is the leading scorer with 21 goals, 40 points, and 19 assists. The Jets are averaging at 2.86 goals per game and are giving up the same to opponents. The Jets are closing in at 20 percent with their power play and are reaching 72.5 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: K. Connor LW (G 21, A 19, PTS 40), P. Dubois C (G 17, A 12, PTS 29), M. Scheifele C (G 10, A 16, PTS 26).
The Penguins are holding a 25-10-5 record on the season and they look forward to building on their last success. The Penguins scored five goals and gave up only two to the Blue Jackets in their last game. Pittsburgh has Jake Guentzel as their top scorer with 21 goals and 40 points. The Penguins are reaching an average of 3.38 goals per game and are giving up 2.55 from the defensive end. When it comes to their power play, they are closing in at 18.3 percent and are reaching 90 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: J. Guentzel LW (G 21, A 18, PTS 39), K. Letang D (G 3, A 31, PTS 34), E. Rodrigues C (G 15, A 15, PTS 30).
Winnipeg Jets vs Pittsburgh Penguins Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Winnipeg’s last 15 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Pittsburgh’s last 5 games.
Jets vs Penguins Betting Picks
The NHL betting trends have predicted the Penguins to win this game with a high score. The Penguins have a tough offense with an equally balanced defensive unit. Take the Penguins to win and cover.
Score Prediction: Penguins 6, Jets 1.