Blues vs. Jets Pick
The Winnipeg Jets look to get over the .500 mark tonight when they host the St. Louis Blues at 8PM ET.
Winnipeg is 14-14-2 on the season and 8-4-1 at home while St. Louis is 17-10-4 overall and 8-4-2 on the road. The Blues have won the lone two meetings with the Jets this season, outscoring them 7-4. The Blues have also won eight of their last 10 against Winnipeg, dating back to 2013.
According to oddsmakers from oddsmakers at RealBets, the Blues are favored on the road, as they are getting odds of -110 to win, while the Jets are getting a money line of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5 goals.
The Blues aren’t exactly playing well right now, dropping five of their last seven games and two straight road contests. Winnipeg has won three of its last five, but all three were at home. Despite recent history lacking, the Jets know they need a statement win tonight against a team that has had their number. Look for Winnipeg to put up a spirited effort and avoid a third-straight loss to St. Louis.
TUESDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: WINNIPEG JETS +100