St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets Player Props, Picks and Predictions – Tuesday, Feb. 27

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We have your St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets prop betting and game preview needs covered as the St. Louis Blues hit the road to face the Winnipeg Jets.

The Winnipeg Jets (36-15-5) are set to host the St. Louis Blues (30-25-2) in a clash of Western Conference rivals. With the Jets aiming to solidify their top spot in the Central Division and the Blues fighting to claw back into a wild card position, this matchup promises high stakes and intense action on the ice.

St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets Odds Info

Moneyline: St. Louis Blues +165 (PointsBet) / Winnipeg Jets -190 (BetMGM)

Puck Line: -1.5 – St. Louis Blues -155 (BetMGM) / Winnipeg Jets +125 (BetMGM)

Total: 5.5 – +100 (DraftKings) / -117 (BetRivers)

Game Info

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 27

Time: 08:00 PM

Location: Canada Life Centre – Winnipeg, MB


St. Louis Blues Betting Trends

  • On the road this season, the St. Louis Blues have 13 wins and 15 losses.
  • As the underdog this season, the St. Louis Blues have 21 wins and 19 losses.
  • This season, the St. Louis Blues have hit 24 overs and 33 unders.

Winnipeg Jets Betting Trends

  • At home this season, the Winnipeg Jets have 20 wins and 9 losses.
  • As the favorite this season, the Winnipeg Jets have 28 wins and 10 losses.
  • This season, the Winnipeg Jets have hit 24 overs and 32 unders.

Historic Head-to-Head Stats and Analysis

Over the course of the last two seasons, the Winnipeg Jets and St. Louis Blues have faced off six times, with the Jets emerging victorious in five of those encounters. The games span from October 24, 2022, to November 7, 2023, showcasing a clear dominance by the Jets both as the home and visiting team. The Jets have also been successful against the spread, covering it in five out of the six games, while the Blues have only managed to cover once. In terms of the over/under betting line, the under has hit four times, with only two games going over the set line. The Jets have shown a strong offensive presence, outscoring the Blues with a total of 20 goals to the Blues’ 9 across all six games. The Jets’ goaltending has been notably effective, with Connor Hellebuyck consistently in net, contributing to the team’s robust defensive performance. The Blues have struggled to find consistency in their goaltending, with Jordan Binnington and Thomas Greiss sharing duties between the posts. The faceoff circle has seen a relatively even split, although the Jets have a slight edge in overall faceoff wins. The Jets have also capitalized on power play opportunities more effectively than the Blues, who have had difficulty converting their chances.

The most recent game on November 7, 2023, ended with a 5-2 victory for the Winnipeg Jets over the St. Louis Blues. The Jets were the favorites going into the game with a closing moneyline of -140, and they managed to cover the spread of 1.5. The game concluded with a total score of 7, resulting in the over hitting against a closing over/under of 5.5. Mark Scheifele and Kyle Connor were instrumental in the Jets’ victory, with Connor netting two goals. The Jets’ power play was particularly effective, converting on 66.7% of their opportunities, while the Blues failed to capitalize on their lone power play chance. Faceoffs were fairly even, with the Jets winning 53.8% compared to the Blues’ 46.2%. The Jets’ goaltender, Connor Hellebuyck, saved 20 out of 22 shots, maintaining a save percentage of 0.909, while the Blues’ Jordan Binnington saved 32 out of 37 shots, with a save percentage of 0.889. This game continued the trend of the Jets’ dominance over the Blues, with Winnipeg reinforcing their strong performance in the matchup.

St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets Predictions

The Winnipeg Jets enter this game on a three-game winning streak, showcasing their offensive prowess and solid goaltending. With Kyle Connor leading the team in goals and Josh Morrissey setting up plays with the most assists, the Jets have a balanced attack that can challenge any defense. The team’s success on the power play could be a deciding factor, especially against a Blues team that has struggled with consistency in net this season.

On the other side, the St. Louis Blues are coming off a tough loss and need to bounce back quickly to stay in the playoff hunt. The Blues’ offense is spearheaded by Pavel Buchnevich and Robert Thomas, who will need to penetrate the Jets’ defense to give their team a chance. The Blues have shown they can score, but their defensive game will need to tighten up, as they’ve allowed more goals than they’d like this season.

This game could come down to key player matchups, particularly the Jets’ top scorers against the Blues’ goaltender, likely Jordan Binnington. The Blues will also need to find a way to contain the Jets’ power play and capitalize on their own man-advantage opportunities. With both teams having a lot to play for, expect a fast-paced game with plenty of scoring chances at both ends of the rink.

St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets Pick

Despite the Winnipeg Jets’ impressive record and their dominance in recent matchups against the St. Louis Blues, the value in this game lies with the underdog Blues on the moneyline. The Jets have been strong at home, but the Blues have shown resilience on the road and have the offensive firepower to challenge the Jets’ defense. With Robert Thomas and Pavel Buchnevich leading the charge, the Blues have the potential to exploit any lapses in the Jets’ play. Additionally, the Blues are fighting for a playoff spot and will be highly motivated to secure a win, which could lead to an upset against the favored Jets.

Historically, the Jets have had the upper hand, but the Blues’ recent urgency and the potential for high returns on the moneyline make them an attractive pick. The Blues’ goaltending will be crucial, and if Jordan Binnington can deliver a strong performance, it could be the difference-maker. Considering the Blues’ need to bounce back and the attractive odds, betting on the St. Louis Blues moneyline is a calculated risk worth taking for this matchup.

The Pick: St. Louis Blues +165 (PointsBet)

St. Louis Blues vs. Winnipeg Jets Player Prop Picks

Here are the players who have hit over their current prop line in at least 7 of their last 10 games.

St. Louis Blues

Player Name Prop Line Over Rate Over Odds Under Odds Last 10 Average Projection
Robert Thomas Assists 0.5 7/10 +135 -175 1.2 1.09
Robert Thomas Points 0.5 7/10 -125 -105 1.4 1.20
Torey Krug Shots On Goal 1.5 7/10 -175 +135 2.1 2.04