Edmonton Oilers home to Ducks in hockey betting action
|47-18-7||March 28, 2014, 09:30 PM | Rexall Place||25-39-9|
Hockey bettors look for value at Rexall Place on Friday as host Edmonton battles the Anaheim Ducks in hockey odds action.
The Oilers sit at 25-39-9 on the season; in comparison, the Ducks are currently 47-18-7. Looking to wager on the totals? Edmonton is 39-32-2 OU, and Anaheim is 36-33-3 OU.View Anaheim Ducks vs Edmonton Oilers Odds and Stats.
The visitors opened as -173 moneyline favorites in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Oilers at No. 27 and the Ducks at No. 23 heading into this contest.
Last time out for Anaheim, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Flames on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Ducks at -140 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 5-2 loser as they battled the Sharks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at -166 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Edmonton's No. 26-ranked offense (2.47 goals per game) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.53 goals per game allowed. The Oilers powerplay has clicked at a 16.53% rate while the Ducks have a 81.25% rate on the penalty kill.
Anaheim at Vancouver, Saturday, March 29th
Edmonton home to New York, Sunday, March 30th