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Game 7 - Jets at Predators

2018 Playoff Results

The Predators are one victory away from returning to the Western Conference Finals for the second straight season. Nashville returns home to battle Winnipeg as neither team has won consecutive games in this series.

The Jets had an opportunity to close out the Predators at home in Game 6, but were blanked by Nashville, 4-0. The underdog has cashed in three straight games as the Predators hit as +145 'dogs and picked up their second road win in the series.

Nashville is hosting a Game 7 for the first time in franchise history, while Winnipeg is appearing in its first Game 7 ever as the franchise never reached a Game 7 when located in Atlanta from 1999-2011.

The Predators opened as -150 favorites in Game 7, while the Jets sit at +130 at most sports books. The total is listed at 5.5, but shaded to the 'under' at -125.

Road teams have gone 31-34 in this year’s NHL playoffs, while owning a 9-13 mark in the conference semifinals.

There have been 168 all-time Game 7’s in the NHL Playoffs and the home squad owns a 98-70 (58.3%) record.

Recent Game 7 History

Winnipeg
First Game 7 in franchise history

Nashville
2016 Conference Semifinals - Lost to Sharks on road, 5-0
2016 Conference Quarterfinals - Beat Ducks on road, 2-1

The winning team in eight of the last 13 Game 7's scored just two goals, as eight of those games finished under the total.

NHL Game 7 Playoff History (2012-2018)

2018
Toronto Maple Leafs 4 at Boston Bruins 7

2017
Pittsburgh Penguins 2 at Washington Capitals 0
Edmonton Oilers 1 at Anaheim Ducks 2

2016
Tampa Bay Lightning 1 at Pittsburgh Penguins 2
Nashville Predators 0 at San Jose Sharks 5
St. Louis Blues 6 at Dallas Stars 1
Nashville Predators 2 at Anaheim Ducks 1
Chicago Blackhawks 2 at St. Louis Blues 3

2015
Tampa Bay Lightning 2 at New York Rangers 0
Chicago Blackhawks 5 at Anaheim Ducks 3
New York Rangers 2 at Washington Capitals 1
Tampa Bay Lightning 2 at Detroit Red Wings 0
Washington Capitals 2 at New York Islanders 1

2014
Los Angeles Kings 5 at Chicago Blackhawks 4 (OT)
Los Angeles Kings 6 at Anaheim Ducks 2
Montreal Canadiens 3 at Boston Bruins 1
New York Rangers 2 at Pittsburgh Penguins 1
Philadelphia Flyers 3 at New York Rangers 4
Minnesota Wild 5 at Colorado Avalanche 4
Los Angeles Kings 5 at San Jose Sharks 1

2013
New York Rangers 5 at Washington Capitals 0
Toronto Maple Leafs 4 at Boston Bruins 5 (OT)
Detroit Red Wings 3 at Anaheim Ducks 2
Detroit Red Wings 1 at Chicago Blackhawks 2 (OT)
San Jose Sharks 1 at Los Angeles Kings 2

2012
Ottawa Senators 1 at New York Rangers 2
Washington Capitals 2 at Boston Bruins 1 (OT)
New Jersey Devils 3 at Florida Panthers 2 (2OT)
Washington Capitals 1 at New York Rangers 2

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