Betting on today’s Ducks and Jets game? Catch the action at Canada Life Centre in Winnipeg, MB, as the Jets hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 5.5 goals, and the Jets are -1.5 goal favorite to win at home against the Ducks.

ANAHEIM DUCKS VS WINNIPEG JETS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Winnipeg Jets -1.5

This game will be played at Canada Life Centre at 8:00 ET on Friday, March 15th.

WHY BET THE WINNIPEG JETS:

  • Our prediction for this game is that the Jets will come out on top with a projected score of 4-2.
  • Take the Jets on the moneyline
  • The Jets should also cover at -1.5

Can the Ducks Grab a Win on the Road?

With a record of 23-40-3, the Ducks are in 7th place in the Pacific Division and 14th in the Western Conference. Over their last ten games, Anaheim has gone 3-7 and has lost four straight games as the underdog. On the road, the Ducks are 13-17-2 this season.

Over their last five games, Anaheim has gone 1-4 and is 0-3 in their last three games. As the underdog this season, the Ducks have gone 20-35-3, and they have lost four straight games as the underdog.

On the season, the Ducks’ puck line record is 34-32, and they have gone 5-5 vs. the puck line in their last ten games. So far, Anaheim has been the underdog in 58 of their games, going 32-26 vs. the puck line in those contests.

Overall, the Ducks have lost 29 games by multiple goals compared to 14 by just one goal. In their last ten road games, the team’s puck line record is 6-4, and their average scoring margin on the road is at -1.1 goals per game.

On average, Anaheim’s games have finished with 6.2 goals per game. The season’s average over/under line stands at 6.3. In total, the Ducks come in with an over/under record of 31-32-3.

In their last three games away from home, the Ducks have a straight up record of 1-2 while going 1-2 vs. the spread. The team averaged 2 goals per game in this stretch.

The Ducks come into the game scoring an average of 2.5 goals per game, putting them 30th in the NHL. Regarding shots targeted at the goal per game, they are 29th in the league. Coming into the game, the Ducks have a 4-16 record when they have more shots on goal than their opponent. When they have fewer shots on goal, they are 17-21.

The leading scorer for Anaheim’s offense is Frank Vatrano. Coming into the game he has 29 goals, ranking 23rd in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 21 assists so far.

Winnipeg defense takes on the Ducks ranked 21st in goals allowed. On average, opponents are averaging 29.2 shots per game against Winnipeg. They also are 5th in shutouts, with 5 shutouts.

Entering the game, goalie John Gibson has started 39 games this season. His current record stands at 13-22, and his save percentage is 0.853%.

Can Winnipeg Secure a Home Victory?

When playing at home this season, the Jets have been solid, going 22-9-2. In games where they have been favored, Winnipeg has gone 33-9-3. Over their last ten games, the Jets are 6-4, and they have gone 41-19-5 overall.

Currently, Winnipeg is in 4th place in the Western Conference and 3rd place in the Central Division. Against other teams in the West, the Jets have gone 24-15 this year. In their last five games, Winnipeg has gone 2-3, and over their last three games, they are 1-2.

Winnipeg enters this game with a puck line record of 34-31 and an average scoring margin of +.6 goals per game. So far this season, the team has 29 wins by multiple goals compared to just 12 wins by a single goal.

At home, the Jets have gone 18-15 against the puck line, and their average scoring margin is at +.9 goals per game. Over their last ten home games, the team is just 4-6 against the puck line.

This season, Winnipeg’s games are averaging 5.5 goals per game. Their average over/under line is 6. The Jets currently have an over/under record of 24-34-7.

Across their three previous road games, Anaheim has an puck line mark of 1-2. Their straight up record in these matchups was 1-2 while averaging 2 goals per game.

In terms of their offensive performance, the Jets are averaging 3 goals per game this season, putting them in the 18th spot in the NHL. When it comes to shots on goal per game, they are ranked 19th in the league. This year, the Jets have recorded a 19-10 record in games where they outshoot their opponent. For games with fewer shots on goal, they have a 21-9 record.

Winnipeg’s leading scorer is Kyle Connor. So far, he has 27 goals which is 29th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 18 assists so far.

In terms of defense, the Jets head into the game ranked 21st in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 29.2 shots per game against Winnipeg. So far, they are 5th in shutouts, achieving 5 shutouts.

Heading into this matchup vs. Anaheim, goalie Laurent Brossoit has started 17 games in this season. His current record is 11-4, and his save percentage stands at 0.431%.