Nashville favored by -147 against Edmonton on Monday
Edmonton Oilers vs Nashville Predators Odds
Bridgestone Arena hosts an NHL battle between the Nashville Predators and the visiting Edmonton Oilers on Monday.
Supporters of the Oilers have seen them go 11-12-7 so far this season, while the Predators are at 13-13-6. In totals betting, the Predators are 13-17-2, while the Oilers are 10-15-5.
The visitors opened as +-147 moneyline underdogs in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including 5Dimes. The total opened at 5 for those preferring over under wagers, watch for the line updates during the day at Bovada.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 24-rated Predators and the No. 29-ranked Oilers, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Nashville's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.5 goals per game, against a Oilers defense that ranks No. 22 at 2.9 goals allowed. The Predators power play is averaging 20% while the Oilers defense kills off 83.1% of their penalties.
Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 3-0 loser as they battled the Blues at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blues at -151 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Nashville won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Blue Jackets on March 23. Bettors who backed the Predators at -160 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Edmonton Oilers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing St. Louis are 1-9
After a loss are 4-6
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Oilers at Predators trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Edmonton's last 8 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Edmonton's last 8 games when playing on the road against Nashville
Edmonton is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing Nashville
Edmonton is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Nashville's last 6 games
Nashville is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Nashville's last 8 games when playing at home against Edmonton
Edmonton at St. Louis, Tuesday, March 26
Nashville home to Phoenix, Thursday, March 28