Golden Knights vs. Jets NHL Playoffs First Round Game 5: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

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Golden Knights vs. Jets NHL Playoffs First Round Game 5: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

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The Vegas Golden Knights are on their home ice at T-Mobile Arena to square off with the Winnipeg Jets for Game 5 of the NHL Playoffs First Round on Thursday, April 27, beginning at 10:00 PM ET on ESPN2, CBC, SportsNet, TVAS, and SportsNet RM. The Golden Knights are up 3-1. The Jets are underdogs (+166) against the Golden Knights (-198).

Golden Knights vs. Jets Odds

  • Favorite: Golden Knights (-198)
  • Underdog: Jets (+166)
  • Over/under: 5.5

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

This game between the Golden Knights and Jets will go down on Thursday, April 27, 2023. You can expect the puck drop at 10:00 PM ET.

Where to Watch Golden Knights vs. Jets

The Golden Knights and Jets will take to the ice at T-Mobile Arena for this matchup on April 27, and if you want to catch the action live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on ESPN2, CBC, SportsNet, TVAS, and SportsNet RM.

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Who Will Win Golden Knights vs. Jets?

Golden Knights and Jets Betting Trends

  • In 49 games this season, Vegas and its opponent have combined for more than 5.5 goals.
  • Winnipeg has played 39 games this season with over 5.5 goals.
  • These teams score 6.3 goals per game combined, 0.8 more than this match’s over/under.
  • These two teams together surrender 5.5 goals per game, 0.0 fewer than this match’s over/under.
  • The Golden Knights have gone 37-21 when listed as a moneyline favorite this season.
  • The Jets have been an underdog in 37 games this season, and won 17 (45.9%).

Golden Knights Stats & Insights

  • The Golden Knights’ 3.3 average goals per game add up to 267 total, which makes them the 14th-ranked scoring team in the NHL.
  • The Golden Knights are ranked 11th in league play in goals against this season, having conceded 225 total goals (2.7 per game).
  • The team’s goal differential is ninth-best in the league at +42.
  • The Golden Knights shoot 10.3% as a team, ranked 12th-best in the league.
  • The Golden Knights have yet to shut out an opponent this season, averaging 23.5 hits and 18.1 blocked shots per game.
  • In their last 10 matchups, the Golden Knights are 7-1-2 to earn 75.0% of the possible points.
  • They are scoring at a 3.3 goals-per-game average (33 total) during that stretch.
  • Defensively, the Golden Knights have allowed 23 goals (2.3 per game) in those 10 matchups.

Jets Stats & Insights

  • The Jets have scored 246 goals this season (3.0 per game) to rank 21st in the league.
  • The Jets have conceded 2.7 goals per game, 224 total, the 10th-fewest among league teams.
  • Their 13th-ranked goal differential is +22.
  • The Jets’ collective 9.9% shooting percentage ranks 18th in the league.
  • The Jets have not shut out an opponent this season. They average 21.8 hits and 13.6 blocked shots per game.
  • In their past 10 games, the Jets have gone 5-4-1 to earn 70.0% of the possible points.
  • They are scoring at a 3.3 goals-per-game average (33 total) over that stretch.
  • Defensively, the Jets have allowed 24 goals (2.4 per game) in those 10 outings.

Golden Knights Key Players to Watch

  • A leading contributor this season for Vegas, Jack Eichel has scored 66 points in 67 games (27 goals and 39 assists).
  • Chandler Stephenson is another top contributor for Vegas with 65 points (0.8 per game), scoring 16 goals and adding 49 assists.
  • Jonathan Quick (16-15-6) has a 3.4 goals against average and an .882 save percentage (47th in the league).

Jets Key Players to Watch

  • Winnipeg’s Kyle Connor has recorded 49 assists and 32 goals in 82 games, good for 81 points.
  • Joshua Morrissey has made a major impact for Winnipeg this season with 75 points, thanks to 16 goals and 59 assists.
  • Connor Hellebuyck has a 37-25-2 record this season, with a .920 save percentage (fourth-best in the league). In 64 games, he has 1807 saves, and has given up 157 goals (2.5 goals against average).

Golden Knights vs. Jets Injuries

  • Golden Knights: William Carrier: Questionable (Lower Body), Robin Lehner: Out (Hip), Nolan Patrick: Out (Upper Body), Logan Thompson: Out (Lower Body)
  • Jets: Sam Gagner: Out (Hip), Nikolaj Ehlers: Questionable (Upper Body), Josh Morrissey: Out (Lower Body), Mark Scheifele: Out (Upper Body), David Rittich: Questionable (Lower Body), Mason Appleton: Questionable (Undisclosed), Cole Perfetti: Out (Upper Body)

Golden Knights vs. Jets Prediction

  • Puck Line Pick:

    Golden Knights (-1.5)

  • Pick OU:

    Over (5.5)

  • Score Prediction:
    Golden Knights 4 – Jets 2

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