Winnipeg Jets at Pittsburgh Penguins 10/8/19 - NHL Betting Odds & Picks
Winnipeg Jets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL: 7:00 PM EST
Oct. 08, 2019
Latest Odds : PIT -149 Total 6.5
The Jets are heading into this game here with a 1-2 record on the season so far. However, what is a little bit on the shocking side is the fact that the Jets have only had Hellebuyck in a single game this year. To make matters even worse for the Jets is he did not look comfortable in the net in that game, which ended up being a loss that he allowed several goals in.
The Jets have found an upcoming talent in Nikolaj Ehlers who has ended up getting a total of 4 assist on the year with 4 points total. The leading goal scorer for the Jets has been Blake Wheeler as he has picked up from where he left off last year.
With the Penguins they are heading into this game here with a decent record that is sitting at 1-1. The Peguins are also coming into the game here after completely destroying the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night. The Penguins ended up winning the game by a score of 7-2 and they did not even look like they were challenged in the game.
Sidney Crosby has started to show up decent for the Penguins on the year as he has managed to get 3 assist on the year. However, the new found talent for the Penguins is Jared McCann who has ended up getting 2 goals on the year and an assist as well and is tied with Crosby for the points lead.
Recent Betting Trends:
Jets are 39-13 in their last 52 games as a home favorite of -151 to -200.
Penguins are 38-14 in their last 52 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400.
Under is 4-1 in Jets last 5 games following a win.
Under is 4-1 in Penguins last 5 games as a favorite.
Free Betting Pick: Pittsburgh Penguins -149
The Penguins are coming into the game with an offense that can control the games and that was proved against the Blue Jackets. What else the Penguins are able to rely on is the consistent play of Matt Murray in the net. Look for him to continue to play well in the net and help to bring home a win for the Penguins again as the Jets defensive woes continue. Final Score, Pittsburgh Penguin win 3-1.