Blackhawks vs. Jets Prediction
Is the over a good bet to cash tonight when the Jets host the Blackhawks at 8:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Jets are -105 money line favorites to beat the Blackhawks tonight after opening as a +108 money line underdog. As for the total, the number hit the board at 5.5 and that's where it currently sits.
CHICAGO KEY TRENDS: The Blackhawks have cashed in five of their last six road games and are 4-1 in their last five games coming off a win. They're also 12-4 in their last 16 games playing on one day of rest and are 44-17 in their last 61 games versus opponents with a losing record. They've won in five of their last seven games versus Western Conference teams as well.
WINNIPEG KEY TRENDS: The Jets are 9-2 in their last 11 games versus Central Division opponents but have lost 11 of their last 16 games playing on two days of rest. They're also 18-37 in their last 55 home games versus a team with a winning road record, are 1-4 in their last five games versus a team with a winning record and have lost four of their last five games after scoring two goals or less in their previous contest.
The Blackhawks are also 9-2 in their last 11 games in Winnipeg but are 0-4 in their last four games overall versus the Jets, while the road team has cashed in five of the last six games between these two teams.
OUR PREDICTION: The over is 11-0-2 in the Blackhawks' last 13 games playing on only one day of rest and is a perfect 5-0 in their last five games versus an opponent with a losing record. The over is also 4-0 in the Hawks' last four games coming off a win, is 6-1 in their last seven games overall, and is 7-2-3 in their last 12 road games. On the other side, the over is 5-1 in the Jets' last six home games and is 17-6-3 in their last 26 games overall.
FRIDAY NHL PREDICTION: BLACKHAWKS/JETS OVER 5.5