Colorado Avalanche at Winnipeg Jets 10/26/2014 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Tony Sink - 10/25/2014
Sunday, October 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM ET
MTS Centre in Winnipeg
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On Sunday afternoon, the Colorado Avalanche will be visiting the Winnipeg Jets in an early Central Division matchup. Colorado beat the Jets in three of their five games against each other last season.
The Avalanche were able to put together their best offensive performance of the season so far when they beat the Vancouver Canucks 7-3 on Friday night. They had 48 shots on goal in that win and veteran Jarome Iginla scored his first two goals of the season.
Colorado has struggled a bit this season, but they are in the top 10 in the league in penalty kill percentage. Iginla has five assists for the Avalanche and now leads the team in points with seven. Center Matt Duchene has three goals on the season and has a plus/minus of +1, while defenseman Tyson Barrie is tied for the team lead in assists with five.
On Friday night, the Jets gave up three second-period goals to the Tampa Bay Lightning and lost 4-2 on home ice. They lost despite outshooting the Lightning 42-27 on the night and outhitting them 29-14.
Jets defenseman Toby Enstrom currently leads the team in assists with six, but he has a plus/minus of -1. Center Bryan Little is the team leader in goals with four and he has five points through seven games. Goalie Ondrej Pavelec has a 2-4-0 record following that loss to the Lightning, and he now has an .899 save percentage.
Colorado Avalanche Betting Trends
Colorado Avalanche are 2-6-0 Against the Spread
Colorado Avalanche are 3-5-0 against the Over/Under
Winnipeg Jets Betting Trends
Winnipeg Jets are 2-5-0 Against the Spread
Winnipeg Jets are 2-4-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
10/23/14 D Ryan Wilson Shoulder expected to miss 2-3 weeks
10/06/14 RW Jesse Winchester Concussion out indefinitely
10/06/14 LW Patrick Bordeleau Back out indefinitely
10/24/14 RW Anthony Peluso Upper Body "?" Sunday vs Colorado
10/12/14 LW Evander Kane Knee out indefinitely
Tony's Pick: Take Colorado
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