Winnipeg Jets at Chicago Blackhawks 11/2/2014 Free NHL Picks & Predictions
by Josh Schonwald - 11/1/2014
Sunday, November 2, 2014 at 9:00 PM ET
United Center in Chicago
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On Sunday night, the Winnipeg Jets will go on the road to take on the Chicago Blackhawks in an early-season Central Division matchup.
The Blackhawks and the Jets played each other four times last season, with Chicago winning three out of the four games. Not only did the Blackhawks win those games, they dominated by a combined score of 16-8. They won each of the first three games of that season series by at least three goals, but Winnipeg did get the last laugh by winning their January matchup 3-1 at home.
Jets left wing Evander Kane has played in six games against the Blackhawks in his career and has two goals and two assists. Defenseman Toby Enstrom has two goals, four assists and a minus-4 against Chicago in nine career games. Goaltender Ondrej Pavelec has had a tough time against the Blackhawks in his career, going 0-3-2 with a 4.61 GAA and a .867 save percentage.
Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews has done well in his nine games against the Jets by scoring five goals and assisting on seven others. Patrick Sharp has five goals and seven assists against them in 15 games, while veteran defenseman Duncan Keith has one goal, five assists and a plus/minus of +9 against them. Netminder Corey Crawford has faced Winnipeg four times and is 3-1-0 against them with a solid 1.76 GAA and a .928 save percentage.
Winnipeg Jets Betting Trends
Winnipeg Jets are 4-6-0 Against the Spread
Winnipeg Jets are 3-6-0 against the Over/Under
Chicago Blackhawks Betting Trends
Chicago Blackhawks are 6-4-0 Against the Spread
Chicago Blackhawks are 2-6-0 against the Over/Under
Injuries to Watch
10/30/14 RW Anthony Peluso Upper Body out indefinitely
10/31/14 LW Daniel Carcillo Knee expected to miss a month
10/08/14 LW Brandon Mashinter Lower Body out indefinitely
Josh's Pick: Take Chicago
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