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Winnipeg Jets vs. Detroit Red Wings NHL Prediction, Pick, and Preview 1/13/2022

The Winnipeg Jets takes on the Detroit Red Wings on 1/13/2022 at 07:35 PM.

Winnipeg Jets and Detroit Red Wings face off today. The Winnipeg Jets has a record of 16.0-12.0 this season. The Detroit Red Wings is 16.0-16.0 this season. Both have players to meet and know.

Winnipeg Jets Team Defense Preview




They give up 2.0 goals per game in even strength situations and this puts them as an above average defensive team in these situations. Opponents shoot 0.9 shots per game in power play situations per game against them and this needs to be brought down. Opponents force Winnipeg Jets 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 69.57%, which is among the worst in the NHL.

Opponents take 32.2 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 2.2 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 3.2 power play opportunities per game this season. This means that they score on 20.95% of their shots on the power play.

They take 33.9 shots per game regardless of situation and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

Detroit Red Wings Team Defense Preview

They give up 2.6 goals per game in even strength situations. Opponents shoot 0.6 shots per game in power play situations per game against them. 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 77.45%, which is below average.

Opponents take 33.4 shots per game regardless of situation and they are below average at keeping the puck from getting in the net.

Detroit Red Wings Team Offense Preview




They score 2.2 goals per game in even strength situations. They have a below average offense by NHL standards. They score 0.4 goals per game in power play situations, the power play is a problem and they are among the worst when opponents are shorthanded. 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 14.71% of their shots on the power play, which is pathetic.

They take 28.5 shots per game regardless of situation placing them in the bottom tier of the NHL and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

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. He has scored 5 goals this season, he is an average scoring threat and he has 9 assists this season. This puts him at 14 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 7.5% 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 -4.0 this season, his impact has not necessarily been positive yet. He has scored 19 goals this season, which is among the best in the NHL and he has 16 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 35 points this season, which makes him a very significant offensive player in the NHL. He makes 13.8% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Nate Schmidt 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 1 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 16 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 17 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 1.9% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.





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 1.0 this season. He has scored 3 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 21 assists this season, he is a strong distributor. This puts him at 24 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 4.3% 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 -10.0 this season, he may need to see minutes cut or his role shifted at some point – we shall see. He has scored 4 goals this season, he is an average scoring threat and he has 15 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 19 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 6.6% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Nick Leddy D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -16.0 this season, he may need to see minutes cut or his role shifted at some point – we shall see. He has scored 1 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 9 assists this season. This puts him at 10 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 2.9% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

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


Prediction: Winnipeg Jets 2 Detroit Red Wings 3

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