Winnipeg Jets at Arizona Coyotes
|Date & Time||Sunday February 24, 2019, 9:00 PM (EST)|
Gila River Arena
Arizona +110 / Winnipeg -130 / over-under: 5.5
The Winnipeg Jets visit the Arizona Coyotes in a Sunday NHL matchup.
The Winnipeg Jets ended a three game skid with a 6-3 rout of the Vegas Golden Knights. Pierre-Edouard Bellemare, Shea Theodore and Jonathan Marchessault tallied for Vegas. Nine different players recorded points for the Golden Knights and Marc-Andre Fleury gave up five goals on 28 shots to get the loss.
Patrik Laine paced the Winnipeg offense with a pair of goals with Nikolaj Ehlers, Kyle Connor, Adam Lowry and Andrew Copp all reaching the scoring column. Bryan Little assisted twice and Blake Wheeler added three helpers for the Jets to make a winner of Connor Hellebuyck and his 29 stops.
The Arizona Coyotes have won back to back contests following a 3-2 OT victory at the Vancouver Canucks. Bo Horvat and Adam Gaudette supplied markers for Vancouver. Antoine Roussel assisted twice for the Canucks and Jacob Markstrom allowed three goals on 38 shots.
Jacob Chychrun and Lawson Crouse scored for the Coyotes in the third period. Alex Galchenyuk scored at 1:54 of overtime for the Coyotes who received 30 saves from Darcy Kuemper.
Jets are 43-18 in their last 61 vs. a team with a losing record and Jets are 19-8 in their last 27 games playing on 1 days rest and Jets are 53-23 in their last 76 games as a favorite.
Coyotes are 5-2 in their last 7 overall and Coyotes are 8-18 in their last 26 games playing on 2 days rest and Coyotes are 6-14 in their last 20 home games.
Jets are 4-11-1 in the last 16 meetings in Arizona and home team is 19-7-1 in the last 27 meetings andJets are 14-3 in the last 17 meetings.
I wouldn’t go crazy here with Winnipeg being the better team so small at most…