Hockey odds preview - Edmonton vs. Anaheim
Edmonton Oilers vs Anaheim Ducks Odds
The Anaheim Ducks will look to bolster their win total and reward moneyline bettors when the Edmonton Oilers invade Honda Center on Monday.
The Ducks currently sports a record of 26-8-5. The Oilers are 16-15-7. Betting totals have seen the Ducks post a 17-20-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Oilers have gone 12-19-7 against the number.
If you're going with the Ducks in this one, they were listed as moneyline favorites of -161 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5.5 earlier at BetOnline.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 7-rated Ducks and the No. 21-ranked Oilers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Anaheim's No. 5-ranked offense (3.1 goals per game) against a Oilers defense that ranks No. 18 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Ducks powerplay has clicked at a 22.6% rate while the Oilers have a 83.5% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 4-1 loser as they battled the Kings on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Kings at -170 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
The Ducks were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Kings. That made winners of bettors who got Anaheim at -109 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Edmonton Oilers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Los Angeles are 1-9
After a loss are 3-7
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado are 6-4
After playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few Oilers at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Edmonton's last 7 games when playing Anaheim
Edmonton is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
Edmonton is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games when playing on the road against Anaheim
Edmonton is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Anaheim is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Anaheim's last 7 games when playing Edmonton
Anaheim is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Anaheim's last 9 games at home
Edmonton home to Phoenix, Wednesday, April 10
Anaheim home to Colorado, Wednesday, April 10