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Winnipeg Jets @ Pittsburgh Penguins 1/5/2019 lines, preview, how to watch
The Pittsburgh Penguins host the Winnipeg Jets in a Friday NHL matchup.
The Winnipeg Jets are looking for back to back wins after a 4-3 victory at Edmonton on Monday. Edmonton received a pair of markers from Leon Draisaitl with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scoring. Connor McDavid assisted twice and Mikko Kosinen took the loss for the Oilers with four goals allowed on 36 shots.
Opponent Track: This is the first game of 2019 for the Jets and only their third since 12/23, they’ve been inactive since beating Edmonton 4-3 on New Year’s Eve on Monday and have had a light schedule recently after a ton of games early in December. Overall they’re 2-1-0 in the recent stretch, but also 7-3-0 in the last 10. Winnipeg also boasts an impressive 12-6-0 road record so far this season.
Pens Refresh: Seven game winning streak for the boys in black and gold!
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The red hot Pittsburgh Penguins have won nine of ten after throttling the NY Rangers 7-2 on the road Wednesday. Ryan Strome and Pavel Buchnevich supplied the offense for New York with Henrik Lundqvist allowing six goals on 18 shots before Alexandar Georgiev stopped 6-7 shots in relief.
Jets are 5-0 in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record and Jets are 4-0 in their last 4 when their opponent allows 2 goals or less in their previous game and Jets are 8-1 in their last 9 road games. Penguins are 6-0 in their last 6 games following .
win and Penguins are 6-0 in their last 6 after allowing 2 goals or less in their previous game and Penguins are 5-0 in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. Jets are 4-26 in the last 30 meetings in Pittsburgh and over is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings and Jets are 15-47 in the last 62 meetings.