Nashville Predators vs Edmonton Oilers Odds
Rexall Place hosts an NHL battle between the Edmonton Oilers and the visiting Nashville Predators on Monday.
The Oilers currently sports a record of 1-1-1. The Predators are 2-1-1. Betting totals have seen the Oilers post a 1-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Predators have gone 2-0-2 against the number.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, you'll find the Predators listed as favorites of 105 at most sportsbooks. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
This game matches up the No. 6 (Oilers) and the No. 21 (Predators) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Edmonton's No. 25-ranked offense (2 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 20 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Oilers powerplay has clicked at a 16.7% rate while the Predators have a 88.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Last time out for Nashville, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Devils at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Devils at +115 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.
Edmonton lost its last outing, a 4-3 result against the Canucks on October 15. Bettors who backed the Canucks at -155 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing New Jersey are 6-6-1
After a loss are 8-2
Edmonton Oilers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 1-9
After playing Vancouver are 2-8
After a loss are 1-9
A few Predators at Oilers trends to consider:
Nashville is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Nashville is 16-4 SU in its last 20 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games when playing Edmonton
Nashville is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Edmonton's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Edmonton's last 5 games when playing Nashville
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Edmonton's last 19 games
Edmonton is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Nashville at Vancouver, Thursday, October 20
Edmonton at Calgary, Tuesday, October 18