St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets - 11/16/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Winnipeg Jets (8-8-2) at St. Louis Blues (11-5-1)
NHL Hockey: Monday, November 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Scottrade Center)
The Line: St. Louis Blues -184 / Winnipeg Jets +166 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
The Winnipeg Jets and St. Louis Blues meet Monday night at the Scottrade Center.
The Winnipeg Jets need a big road win after losing their last five games. The Winnipeg Jets are averaging 2.7 goals per game and are scoring on 16.7 percent of their power plays. Blake Wheeler leads Winnipeg with eight goals, Bryan Little has nine assists and Mark Scheifele has 48 shots on goal. Defensively, the Winnipeg Jets are allowing 3.2 goals per game and are killing 80.6 percent of their power play chances. Michael Hutchinson has allowed 17 goals on 201 shots faced and Ondrej Pavelec has given up 35 goals on 353 shots. Hutchinson has given up six goals in his last three games.
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The St. Louis Blues look to keep the puck rolling after winning six of their last nine games. The St. Louis Blues are averaging 2.8 goals per game and are scoring on 15.5 percent of their power plays. Vladimir Tarasenko leads St. Louis with 10 goals, Troy Brouwer has eight assists and Alexander Steen has 62 shots on goal. Defensively, the St. Louis Blues are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 83.1 percent of their power play chances. Jake Allen has allowed 21 goals on 330 shots faced and Brian Elliott has given up 17 goals on 150 shots. Allen has allowed six goals in his last four games.
The Jets are 3-8 in their last 11 games playing on 1 days rest and 0-4 in their last 4 vs. a team with a winning record. The Blues are 70-34 in their last 104 home games and 8-2 in their last 10 vs. Western Conference. The Jets are 1-5 in the last 6 meetings in St. Louis.
The Blues are simply getting it done right now and are playing quality defense night in and night out. Hard to see the Jets snapping their losing skid here.