The Winnipeg Jets and Montreal Canadiens will face off in the second round of the 2021 NHL Playoffs starting Wednesday, June 2. The league announced the full list of game dates, and also announced times and TV channel for the first three games. The rest of the times and TV info are TBD as the series progresses.
The third-seeded Jets and fourth-seeded Canadiens both sprung first round upsets to advance to this point. The Jets swept the Oilers, and while the last three games went to overtime, it was an impressive accomplishment. The Canadiens fell behind 3-1 to the Maple Leafs but turned it around and won in seven.
Winnipeg is favored in this series, installed by DraftKings Sportsbook at -130 to win the series while Montreal is +107. For exact series outcome odds, Habs in seven is the favorite at +475, followed by the Jets in six at +500. Although the Jets are series favorites, three of the four best series outcome odds belong to the Canadiens.
Below is a full rundown of the Canadiens-Jets series and how to watch it. The series will be available via live stream at NBCSports.com/live.
Canadiens vs. Jets series info (MTL wins 4-0)
Game 1: Canadiens 5, Jets 3
Game 2: Canadiens 1, Jets 0
Game 3: Canadiens 5, Jets 1
Game 4: Canadiens 3, Jets 2 (OT)