Winnipeg Jets vs. St. Louis Blues - 2/1/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction

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St. Louis Blues at Winnipeg Jets

Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Bell Mts Place)

STL -135 . Total 6.0 .

The St. Louis Blues are on the road for a matchup with the Winnipeg Jets, as the Blues finish their tour of Canada.  St. Louis is (31-12-8), coming off a 5-4 OT win over the Flames.  The Jets are (25-22-4), after falling to the Columbus Blue Jackets, 4-3.  

In the Blues win over the Flames, St. Louis out shot the Flames, 34 to 31.  Both teams finished the game with 19 hits.  St. Louis had goals from: Alexander Steen, David Perron, Jaden Schwartz, Zach Stanford, while Perron and Ryan O'Reilly added SO goals.  Jordan Binnington was in goal for the Blues, stopping 27 of 31 shots.

In the Jets loss to the Blue Jackets, Winnipeg out shot the Blue Jackets, 30 to 29.  Winnipeg was out hit by the Blue Jackets, 28 to 24.  The Jets had goals from: Mason Appleton, Kyle Connor, and Neal Pionk.  Laurent Brossoit was in goal for Winnipeg, stopping 25 shots out of a possible 29 saves.

Recent Betting Trends:

Blues are 13-6 SU in their last 19 games.

Blues are 1-5 SU in their last 6 road games.

The over is 5-2 in Blues last 7 games.

The Jets are 11-11-2 SU at home. 

The under is 12-10-2 in Jets home games this year.

St. Louis has a better road record than Winnipeg's home record.  The Blues have controlled this series lately, having gone 7-2-1 in the last 10 matchups.  The Jets have a winning record, but have been scuffling as of late.  Winnipeg has lost 6 of their last 7 overall.  The Blues have the best offensive power play percentage on the road, while the Jets rank 31st in penalty kill percentage at home.  The Blues are playing better than Winnipeg and the Blues have a better power play unit.  Look for the Jets to struggle when short-handed.  Final score prediction, Blues will win, 4-1.   

Chris’s Pick ST. LOUIS BLUES -135

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.