This game is sure to be quite the event, as the Winnipeg Jets travel to the Columbus to take on the Blue Jackets. The Jets enter this game ranked 19th in the NHL with a record of 25-21-4. Winnipeg has gone 3-6-1 in their last 10 games, losing three of the last in a row. The Jets have a road record of 14-10-2 so far this season and will look to push that to positive here tonight. On the other hand, the Columbus Blue Jackets enter this game with a home record of 15-9-2. The Blue Jackets are 8-2 in their last 10 games, winning 5 games in a row. Columbus has a total record of 26-
Winnipeg Jets Try To Start WinningThe Jets enter this game ranked 9th in goals scored per game when on the road. Mark Scheifele is the leading point scorer for this Winnipeg squad. Scheifele has been strong and sure as of late, beating goalies game after game. He will need to continue his dominance here tonight to get this upset win.
#NHLJets give up two early goals, lose 4-1 to Carolina. #WPGvsCAR— Winnipeg Jets (@NHLJets) January 22, 2020
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Winnipeg is 16th in the NHL and will look towards Connor Hellebuyck to have a big game in net. He will need to move across the crease quickly and keep his glove strong if he is going to get this win for his team.
Columbus Blue Jackets On a Big Winning StreakColumbus enters this game ranked 3rd in the NHL in goals allowed per game when on home ice. Joonas Korpisalo has been a solid netminder for this team all season, he has been getting great help from his boys upfront. Korpisalo has kept it together this season but will need to stay calm here tonight.
"It's an honor for me to be there and be named. I want to go do my part in helping the league grow." - Seth Jones on the upcoming @NHL All-Star Game. #CBJ pic.twitter.com/UzjFMZQt0L— Columbus Blue Jackets (@BlueJacketsNHL) January 21, 2020
The Blue Jackets are 25th in the NHL when it comes to scoring goals in front of their home fans. Zach Werenski has been a surprise scorer for the Jackets from the blue line this season. He will look to dish out some crisp passes and tighten up the blue line to help keep things in line for the Jackets tonight.
Per Covers.com Blue Jackets are 5-0 in their last 5 overall.
Jets are 2-5 in their last 7 vs. Eastern Conference.
Jets are 4-11 in their last 15 games as an underdog.