Winnipeg Jets vs. Washington Capitals
While usually five players of any team are trying to minimize the damage caused by Capitals captain Alexander Ovechkin, Jets defender Jacob Trouba will be the one who will bear the main responsibility for containing the Russian hockey player. Ovechkin has a terrific statistics against Jets, he recorded 47 goals and 91 points in 63 games.
The Winnipeg Jets continue to play very impressive hockey and can give a surprise in the upcoming match as Washington are highly unstable this season.
Las Vegas vs. Anaheim
Anaheim is facing this meeting after a 2-1 victory over Nashville, while Las Vegas has lost 4-1 to Boston. Las Vegas won the first game between these teams.
After passing through a tough series of seven losing games, the Ducks have won three of their last five games.
It’s a very important stage for Las Vegas is beginning, if they intend to reach the playoffs. The team’s main problem is that its players fail to turn shots into scored goals. The Golden Knights rank 4th in the NHL for shots per game, while sitting at 29th place in the league for goals scored per game.
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