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Game Day Preview: Game 7 - Canucks @ Jets

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The Canucks will aim for their 4th straight win tonight in Winnipeg

NHL: Vancouver Canucks at Winnipeg Jets Ray Peters-USA TODAY Sports

Where: Bell MTS Place, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Where to watch: TSN3

The Canucks have outscored their opponents 10-5 in its last 3 games.

Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien returns after missing two games with an upper-body injury. Winnipeg has alternated wins and losses in its first six games and hopes to rebound after allowing four unanswered goals in a 5-4 overtime loss to the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday.

Canucks Lineup

Sven Baertschi - Bo Horvat - Brock Boeser

Nikolay Goldobin - Adam Gaudette - Loui Eriksson

Antoine Roussel - Brandon Sutter - Jake Virtanen

Tim Schaller - Markus Granlund - Tyler Motte

Alex Edler - Chris Tanev

Ben Hutton - Erik Gudbranson

Derrick Pouliot - Troy Stecher

Anders Nilsson

Jets Lineup

Kyle Connor - Mark Scheifele -- Blake Wheeler

Nikolaj Ehlers -- Bryan Little -- Patrik Laine

Andrew Copp -- Adam Lowry -- Brandon Tanev

Brendan Lemieux -- Jack Roslovic -- Mathieu Perreault

Josh Morrissey -- Jacob Trouba

Ben Chiarot -- Dustin Byfuglien

Joe Morrow -- Tyler Myers

Connor Hellebuyck

Injury Report

VAN- Elias Pettersson (concussion), Jay Beagle (broken hand)

WPG- None

Conclusion

Kulikov will sit for Winnipeg as “Big Buff” comes back tonight. Pettersson is out again for the second straight game. Players to watch are Sven Baertschi, who has 5 points in his last 4 games. As well as Patrik Laine, with 2 points in his previous two games.

Score Prediction

VAN- 3

WPG- 5

The Canucks are (2-0) when I bet against them this year so why not?

Poll

Will the Canucks make it 4 straight wins tonight??

This poll is closed

  • 59%
    Yes
    (63 votes)
  • 40%
    No
    (43 votes)
106 votes total Vote Now

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