Jets vs. Golden Knights NHL Playoffs First Round Game 3: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

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Jets vs. Golden Knights NHL Playoffs First Round Game 3: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

NHL Predictions

Game 3 of the NHL Playoffs First Round will see the Winnipeg Jets host the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday, April 22, beginning at 4:00 PM ET on TBS, CBC, SportsNet, TVAS, and SportsNet RM. The series is knotted up 1-1. The Golden Knights are underdogs (+100) against the Jets (-120).

Jets vs. Golden Knights Odds

  • Favorite: Jets (-120)
  • Underdog: Golden Knights (+100)
  • Over/under: 5.5

When is Jets vs. Golden Knights and when does it start?

This game between the Jets and Golden Knights is set to start on Saturday, April 22, 2023. You can expect the puck drop at 4:00 PM ET.

Where to Watch Jets vs. Golden Knights

The Jets and Golden Knights will hit the ice at Canada Life Centre for this matchup on April 22, and if you would like to catch the matchup live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on TBS, CBC, SportsNet, TVAS, and SportsNet RM.

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Who Will Win Jets vs. Golden Knights?

Jets and Golden Knights Betting Trends

  • In 37 of 84 matches this season, Winnipeg and its opponent have combined to finish above 5.5 goals.
  • Vegas has played 47 games this season that ended with more than 5.5 goals.
  • These two teams score 6.3 goals per game combined, 0.8 more than this match’s over/under.
  • Opponents of these two teams combine to average 5.5 goals per game, 0.0 fewer than this game’s over/under.
  • The Jets have been a moneyline favorite 46 times this season, and have gone 29-17 in those games.
  • The Golden Knights have been an underdog in 27 games this season, and won 16 (59.3%).

Jets Stats & Insights

  • The Jets are ranked 21st in the NHL with 246 goals this season, an average of 3.0 per contest.
  • The Jets have given up the 10th-fewest goals in league play this season, 224 (2.7 per game).
  • Their goal differential (+22) ranks them 13th in the league.
  • The Jets have a 9.9% shooting percentage as a team, ranking 18th in the league.
  • The Jets have yet to shut out an opponent this season, averaging 21.8 hits and 13.6 blocked shots per game.
  • Over the past 10 contests, the Jets have earned 80.0% of the possible points with a 6-4-0 record.
  • They have totaled 33 goals during that stretch.
  • Defensively, the Jets have allowed 21 goals (2.1 per game) in those 10 matchups.

Golden Knights Stats & Insights

  • The Golden Knights have scored 267 goals this season (3.3 per game) to rank 14th in the league.
  • The Golden Knights’ 225 total goals given up (2.7 per game) rank 11th in the league.
  • Their +42 goal differential is ninth-best in the league.
  • The Golden Knights are shooting 10.3% (12th in the league).
  • The Golden Knights have not had a shutout victory yet this season.
  • In their past 10 matchups, the Golden Knights are 6-1-3 to earn 65.0% of the possible points.
  • They are scoring at a 3.1 goals-per-game average (31 total) during that stretch.
  • On the defensive end, the Golden Knights have allowed 2.2 goals per game (22 total) over those 10 matchups.

Jets Key Players to Watch

  • Kyle Connor is one of Winnipeg’s top contributors with 81 points. He has 32 goals and 49 assists this season.
  • Joshua Morrissey is another leading option for Winnipeg with 75 points (1.0 per game), scoring 16 goals and adding 59 assists.
  • Connor Hellebuyck (37-25-2) has a goals against average of 2.5 on the season, and 1807 saves. His .920 save percentage is fourth-best in the league.

Golden Knights Key Players to Watch

  • Jack Eichel has recorded 27 goals (0.4 per game) and dished out 39 assists (0.6 per game), averaging 3.3 shots per game and shooting 12.1%. That makes him among the leaders for Vegas with 66 total points (1.0 per game).
  • Chandler Stephenson has made a major impact for Vegas this season with 65 points, thanks to 16 goals and 49 assists.
  • Jonathan Quick has a 16-15-6 record this season, with an .882 save percentage (48th in the league). In 41 games, he has 952 saves, and has conceded 127 goals (3.4 goals against average).

Jets vs. Golden Knights Injuries

  • Jets: Sam Gagner: Out (Hip), Nikolaj Ehlers: Out (Upper Body), Cole Perfetti: Out (Upper Body)
  • Golden Knights: William Carrier: Out (Lower Body), Robin Lehner: Out (Hip), Nolan Patrick: Out (Upper Body), Logan Thompson: Out (Lower Body)

Jets vs. Golden Knights Prediction

  • Puck Line Pick:

    Golden Knights (+1.5)

  • Pick OU:

    Over (5.5)

  • Score Prediction:
    Jets 4 – Golden Knights 3

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