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Detroit Red Wings vs. Winnipeg Jets NHL Prediction, Pick, and Preview 4/6/2022

The Detroit Red Wings takes on the Winnipeg Jets on 4/6/2022 at 06:35 PM.

Detroit Red Wings and Winnipeg Jets face off today. The Detroit Red Wings has a record of 27.0-34.0 this season. The Winnipeg Jets is 33.0-27.0 this season. Both have players to meet and know.

Detroit Red Wings Team Defense Preview




They give up 3.0 goals per game in even strength situations, they are below average on the defensive end. Opponents shoot 0.8 shots per game in power play situations per game against them and this needs to be brought down. Opponents force Detroit Red Wings into 2.8 penalty kill situations per game and they have kept penalties down relative to the rest of the NHL. They have a penalty kill rate of 72.54%, which is among the worst in the NHL.

Opponents take 33.7 shots per game regardless of situation, this needs to be corrected now and they are among the worst in the NHL at goaltending right now.

Detroit Red Wings Team Offense Preview

They score 2.3 goals per game in even strength situations. They have a below average offense by NHL standards. They score 0.5 goals per game in power play situations and they would be considered below average with an advantage. Thus far, they have had 2.8 power play opportunities per game this season and this would be considered below average, it may improve though. This means that they score on 17.59% of their shots on the power play, they would be considered mediocre in these situations.

They take 29.6 shots per game regardless of situation. They are not getting enough shot attempts as they would probably like and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

Winnipeg Jets Team Defense Preview

They give up 2.2 goals per game in even strength situations and this puts them as an above average defensive team in these situations. Opponents shoot 0.7 shots per game in power play situations per game against them. Opponents force Winnipeg Jets into 2.9 penalty kill situations per game, which puts them among the best in the NHL. They have a penalty kill rate of 74.63%, which is among the worst in the NHL.

Opponents take 32.9 shots per game regardless of situation and they are average at keeping the puck from getting in the net.

Winnipeg Jets Team Offense Preview




They score 2.3 goals per game in even strength situations. They have a below average offense by NHL standards. They score 0.7 goals per game in power play situations. They are average in power play situations, nothing special here. Thus far, they have had 3.1 power play opportunities per game this season. This means that they score on 21.3% of their shots on the power play.

They take 32.4 shots per game regardless of situation and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

The Detroit Red Wings Roster

The Players to Watch for Detroit Red Wings

Moritz Seider D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -6.0 this season, his impact has not necessarily been positive yet. He has scored 5 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 40 assists this season, he is a strong distributor. This puts him at 45 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 3.3% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Filip Hronek D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -25.0 this season, he may need to see minutes cut or his role shifted at some point – we shall see. He has scored 5 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 31 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 36 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 4.4% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Lucas Raymond LW

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -20.0 this season, he may need to see minutes cut or his role shifted at some point – we shall see. He has scored 22 goals this season, he is a scoring threat and he has 31 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 53 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 13.8% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.





The Winnipeg Jets Roster

The Players to Watch for Winnipeg Jets

Josh Morrissey D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -2.0 this season, his impact has not necessarily been positive yet. He has scored 11 goals this season, he is an average scoring threat and he has 20 assists this season. This puts him at 31 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 7.3% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Kyle Connor LW

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 3.0 this season. He has scored 41 goals this season, which is among the best in the NHL and he has 41 assists this season, he is a strong distributor. This puts him at 82 points this season, which makes him a very significant offensive player in the NHL. He makes 14.5% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Neal Pionk D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 8.0 this season. He has scored 3 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 27 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 30 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 2.4% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Detroit Red Wings vs. Winnipeg Jets Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Detroit Red Wings 2 Winnipeg Jets 3

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