Jets vs. Islanders Free Pick
UNIONDALE, NY (The Spread) – The Jets hit the road tonight for a four-game swing beginning in New York where they’ll take on the Islanders at 7:00PM ET.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Islanders are -166 money line favorites over the visiting Jets, who are +150 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals for tonight’s matchup.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Jets opened as +144 money line underdogs but their odds have jumped to +150, while the Islanders odds have gone from -160 to -166. As for the total, it opened at 5.5 and that’s where the number currently sits at most online and Vegas sports books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 86% of bettors favor the Islanders. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take over. According to latest NHL trends, the over is 4-1 in the Jets’ last five games when their opponent scores five goals or more in their previous game and 6-2-1 in their last nine road games. They’re also 6-2 in their last eight games when their opponent allows five goals or more in their previous game and 5-2 in their last seven games following a win. The over is also 5-1 in the Islanders’ last six Tuesday games, 6-0 in their last six games versus Western Conference opponents and 7-3-1 in their last 10 games overall.
TUESDAY NHL FREE PICK: JETS/ISLANDERS OVER 5.5