Vegas faces Winnipeg, aims to end road skid

March 22, 2022 GMT

Vegas Golden Knights (34-27-4, fourth in the Pacific) vs. Winnipeg Jets (29-24-10, sixth in the Central)

Winnipeg, Manitoba; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Jets -137, Golden Knights +115; over/under is 6

BOTTOM LINE: Vegas travels to Winnipeg looking to break its six-game road losing streak.

The Jets are 23-12-8 against Western Conference opponents. Winnipeg averages 9.1 penalty minutes per game, the seventh-most in the Western Conference. Pierre-Luc Dubois leads the team serving 88 total minutes.

The Golden Knights are 19-14-2 in Western Conference play. Vegas ranks eighth in the Western Conference averaging 5.0 assists per game, led by Chandler Stephenson with 0.5.

In their last meeting on March 15, Winnipeg won 7-3.

TOP PERFORMERS: Kyle Connor leads the Jets with 39 goals and has 77 points. Mark Scheifele has five goals over the last 10 games for Winnipeg.

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Jonathan Marchessault leads the Golden Knights with 25 goals and has 48 points. Stephenson has four assists over the last 10 games for Vegas.

LAST 10 GAMES: Jets: 6-3-1, averaging 4.2 goals, 7.2 assists, four penalties and 11 penalty minutes while giving up 3.4 goals per game with an .899 save percentage.

Golden Knights: 4-6-0, averaging 2.8 goals, 4.1 assists, 3.7 penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes while giving up 3.1 goals per game with a .900 save percentage.

INJURIES: Jets: Adam Lowry: out (covid-19).

Golden Knights: Jack Eichel: day to day (upper body), Ben Hutton: out (covid-19), Reilly Smith: day to day (undisclosed).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.