Jets vs. Ducks Series Odds
LAS VEGAS, NV (TheSpread) – Despite being the top seed in the Western Conference, are the Anaheim Ducks in danger of being upset by the Winnipeg Jets in the first round of the playoffs?
Anaheim is the top seed in the entire Western Conference and the top seed in the Pacific Region. The Ducks went 51-24-7 on the season to finish with 109 points. The Jets are the fourth seed in this region despite being a Central Division team. They earned the second wild card spot after going 43-26-13 on the season for 99 points. Anaheim will have the home-ice advantage in the series.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Ducks are the favorite in this series, as they are getting odds of -185 to win, while the Jets have a money line of +150 to prevail in the best-of-7. Game 1 of this series has been set for Thursday at 10:30PM ET.
These two teams met three times during the season, and Anaheim won all three meetings, though two of the encounters went to overtime. The Ducks have won four straight overall meetings with the Jets and the two have hit the over in three of their last four encounters. Anaheim tallied a total of 13 goals in the three games against Winnipeg, while the Jets had 8 goals in the three meetings with the Ducks this season.