Betting on today’s Jets and Canucks game? Catch the action at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, BC, as the Canucks hosts this showdown at 10:00 ET on ESPN+. The odds for this Western conference game currently have the Canucks as the -1.5 goal favorite with the over/under line sitting at 5.5 goals.


The Pick: Vancouver Canucks -1.5

This game will be played at Rogers Arena at 10:00 ET on Saturday, February 17th.


  • Despite being 1.5 goal underdogs, we predict the Jets to come out on top with a final score of 4-3.
  • We like the Jets on the moneyline (+105)
  • The Jets are also our pick on the spread at +1.5

Can the Winnipeg Offense Score Enough on the Road?

Through 51 games, the Winnipeg Jets sit 4th in the Western Conference and 3rd in the Central Division with a record of 32-14-5. On the road, the Jets are 14-7-3 this season and have lost their last two road games.

Over their last ten games, Winnipeg has gone 4-6 and comes into tonight’s game on a two-game winning streak. As the underdog, the Jets have gone 6-8-2 this season.

Winnipeg comes into the game with a puck line record of 27-24 on the season, including going just 2-8 against the puck line in their last ten games. So far, the Jets have had 22 wins by multiple goals and have gone 18-17 against the puck line when favored.

As the underdog, Winnipeg has gone 9-7 against the puck line and their average scoring margin on the road this year is +.4 goals per game. The Jets have gone just 12-12 against the puck line on the road and have dropped their last two games vs. the puck line away from home.

This season, Winnipeg’s games have an average of 5.3 goals per game. The average over/under number for the season is 6.1. The Jets come in with an over/under performance of 15-29-7.

Through their last three road games, Winnipeg has an puck line record of just 1-2. However, their overall record was 0-3 while averaging 0 goals per game.

For their offensive performance, the Jets come in averaging 3 goals per game this season, which is 23rd in the NHL. In the category of shots on goal per game, they are 21st in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Jets offense is 25th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 23rd in the NHL.

Winnipeg’s leading goal scorer is Kyle Connor. So far this season, he has 19 goals, placing him 56th in the NHL. In addition to his goal scoring, Connor has 11 assists this season.

The Canucks defense is currently 11th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 29.8 shots per game against Vancouver. In terms of shutouts, they come into the game ranked 2nd with 6 shutouts.

Heading into this matchup vs. Vancouver, goalie Connor Hellebuyck has started 38 games in this season. His current record is 25-10, and his save percentage stands at 0.943%.

Will Vancouver Secure A Victory as Home Favorites?

With a record of 37-12-6, Vancouver is in first place in the Western Conference and the Pacific Division. They have won three straight games and have gone 7-3 in their last ten games. At home, the Canucks have gone 19-4-2 this season and have won their last two games at home.

When favored, Vancouver has gone 24-7-3 this season, and they have won three straight games as the favorite. Against Western Conference teams, the Canucks have gone 19-9 this season.

When favored, Vancouver has a puck line record of 18-16, and they have gone 35-20 on the puck line for the season. Their average scoring margin at home is +1.6 goals per game, and they have 25 wins by multiple goals.

So far, the Canucks have gone 17-8 on the puck line at home, and their average scoring margin as the favorite is +1.4 goals per game. In their last ten games at home, Vancouver has gone 6-4 vs. the puck line.

For the season, the average number of goals per game in matchups featuring Vancouver is 6.3. The season’s average over/under line is currently at 6.4. The Canucks come in with an over/under record of 31-21-3.

In their last three games away from home, the Jets have a straight up record of 0-3 while going 1-2 vs. the spread. The team averaged 0 goals per game in this stretch.

On offense, the Canucks are averaging 3.7 goals per game which is 2nd in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 25th in the league. The Vancouver offense is ranked 6th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they find themselves at 18th in the NHL.

Vancouver will be looking for a good game from Brock Boeser who leads the team in scoring with 30 goals, ranking 9th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 24 assists so far.

In terms of defense, the Canucks head into the game ranked 11th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 29.8 shots per game against Vancouver. So far, they are 2nd in shutouts, achieving 6 shutouts.

Goalie Thatcher Demko comes into the game having made 40 starts this season. So far, his record is 30-9 and he has a save percentage of 0.972%.