Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders 2-22-23 NHL Best Bets, Odds and Prediction

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders 2/22/23 – Both the Winnipeg Jets and New York Islanders will be facing off, with both teams hoping to build on strong seasons. The Jets are currently in second place in the Central Division with a record of 35-21-1. With two wins in their last three matches, the Islanders now sit in the middle of the Metropolitan Division with a record of 29-24-7. Both teams are looking to improve in their respective divisions. The playoff picture looks great and the upcoming game is a great opportunity. The NHL betting picks are up as these teams clash.

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders

Date & Time: Wednesday, February 22, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET

Location: UBS Arena

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders Betting Odds

Jets

Moneyline: +126

Puckline: +1.5 (-250)

Total: 5.5 over (-115)

Islanders

Moneyline: -156

Puckline: -1.5 (+210)

Total: 5.5 under (+104)

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders Analysis

The Winnipeg Jets are enjoying a fantastic season, with their offense scoring 3.14 goals per match. Pierre-Luc Dubois, Mark Scheifele and Kyle Connor have led the top two lines with 84 goals and 88 assists, but the rest has been a great addition to the offense. Blake Wheeler, Adam Lowry and Cole Perfetti have scored 30 goals and 67 assists, while defensemen Josh Morrissey and Neal Pionk have added 19 goals and 64 assists. While the offense has been impressive, the Jets defense has been strong. They allow 2.60 goals per match and have allowed only 11 goals over the last five games. Brenden Dillon and Josh Morrissey have combined for 7.5 defensive points shares and 168 blocked shots. Nate Schmidt, Dylan DeMelo and Neal Pionk have combined for 9.1 defensive shares to increase the depth of the unit. Connor Hellebuyck, the goaltender, has performed admirably with a 0.926 save rate and a 2.39 goals against average on 1372 shots. Additionally, there have been 27.6 goals saved over average.

Although the New York Islanders have had a promising season, they hope that their offense will improve. They average 2.92 goals per match. The top two lines have Brock Nelson, Anders Lee and Zach Parise, who have scored 63 goals each and 59 assists respectively. However, the rest have struggled. Five active skaters only have eight goals, and opponents are able to limit the top-heavy offense. The offense has been struggling but the defense has been strong, allowing 2.77 goals per game and only two goals in their last match. Ryan Pulock andScott Mayfield, have combined for 6.1 defensive point shares and blocked shots with 214. Sebastian Aho and Alexander Romanov each have 8.0 defensive points to increase the depth of the unit. Ilya Sorokin, the goaltender, has performed admirably with a 0.924 save rate and a 2.43 goals against average on 1314 shots. With 24.1 goals saved over average,

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders Against the Spread

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Winnipeg’s last 5 games. Winnipeg are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games. Winnipeg are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against NY Islanders. The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Winnipeg’s last 17 games on the road. Winnipeg are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference. The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Winnipeg’s last 15 games against an opponent in the Metropolitan Division division.

The total has gone OVER in 4 of NY Islanders’ last 6 games. NY Islanders are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of NY Islanders’ last 6 games against Winnipeg. The total has gone UNDER in 9 of NY Islanders’ last 13 games at home. NY Islanders are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Winnipeg. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of NY Islanders’ last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.

Winnipeg Jets vs New York Islanders Free Pick

The Islanders are coming off an impressive win and will look to improve on home ice. The Jets have had a fantastic season and will be looking to win this game right away. As road underdogs, the best NHL betting websites are in favor of the Winnipeg Jets to win this game. 

Free Pick: Winnipeg Jets +1.5 (-250)