Western Conference-leader St. Louis and Winnipeg face off
St. Louis Blues (31-13-8, first in the Central Division) vs. Winnipeg Jets (25-23-4, sixth in the Central Division)
Winnipeg, Manitoba; Saturday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Winnipeg Jets take on the Western Conference-leading St. Louis Blues.
The Jets are 7-6-3 against Central Division opponents. Winnipeg has converted on 19.2% of power-play opportunities, scoring 30 power-play goals.
The Blues are 10-3-1 against Central Division teams. St. Louis has given up 29 power-play goals, killing 80.7% of opponent chances.
In their last meeting on Dec. 29, St. Louis won 4-1. Jaden Schwartz scored a team-high two goals for the Blues in the victory.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blues: 5-3-2, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.9 assists, three penalties and seven penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .891 save percentage.
Jets: 3-7-0, averaging 2.2 goals, 3.8 assists, 3.7 penalties and 9.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game with a .896 save percentage.
INJURIES: Jets: None listed.
Blues: Alexander Steen: day to day (lower-body), Mackenzie MacEachern: day to day (lower-body).