Sharks vs. Jets Friday Prediction
The Winnipeg Jets are -145 on the money line Friday night as they’ll host the San Jose Sharks at 7:00 p.m. ET. With the total sitting at 6 goals, what’s the best play for bettors when it comes to looking at this matchup?
073 San Jose Sharks (+130) at 074 Winnipeg Jets (-145); o/u 6
7:00 p.m. ET, Friday, February 14, 2020
Bell MTS Place
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Public Betting Information
Our NHL Public Betting Information page shows that 74% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Jets to win on the money line.
San Jose Sharks Fantasy Spin
Aaron Dell will start on Friday night against Winnipeg. Dell stopped 31 of 37 shots in a 6-2 loss to Calgary on Monday in his last outing. He has an 11-11-2 record with a 2.88 GAA and .909 save percentage over 27 contests in 2019-20.
Winnipeg Jets Fantasy Spin
Connor Hellebuyck is expected to start Friday night against San Jose. Hellebuyck was not on the ice for the team's optional morning skate, which typically puts him in line to play. He is coming off a 4-1 loss to the Rangers on Friday when he stopped 28 shots. Hellebuyck has a 27-17-5 record this season with a 2.71 GAA and .919 save percentage in 47 appearances.
The underdog is a perfect 6-0 in the last six meetings between these two teams and so is the road squad.
The Jets have beaten the Sharks in five of the last seven meetings between the two teams but are just 1-5 in their last six home games versus San Jose.
The Jets have won eight of 10 when they’re favored at home, are 9-4 in their last 13 games after scoring two goals or less in their previous contest and are 35-16 in their last 51 games when their opponent allows five goals or more in their previous game. On the other side, the Sharks have dropped 19 of their last 28 games overall, are 4-10 in their last 14 road games and have dropped 15 of their last 21 games as an underdog.
Friday NHL Prediction: San Jose Sharks -145