Columbus, Ohio; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Winnipeg Jets visit Columbus after Oliver Bjorkstrand scored two goals in the Blue Jackets’ 2-1 win over the Rangers.
The Blue Jackets have gone 15-9-2 in home games. Columbus has given up 24 power-play goals, killing 82.4% of opponent chances.
The Jets are 14-10-2 on the road. Winnipeg averages just 3.1 penalties per game, the fewest in the NHL. Dmitry Kulikov leads the team averaging 0.4.
In their last meeting on Nov. 23, Winnipeg won 4-3.
LAST 10 GAMES: Jets: 3-6-1, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.8 assists, 3.6 penalties and 7.7 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game with a .893 save percentage.
Blue Jackets: 8-2-0, averaging 2.9 goals, 4.3 assists, 2.3 penalties and 5.7 penalty minutes while giving up 1.5 goals per game with a .955 save percentage.
INJURIES: Blue Jackets: Joonas Korpisalo: out (lower body).
Jets: None listed.
Source: Fox Sports