Predators visit Edmonton Oilers in NHL clash

Nashville PredatorsEdmonton Oilers
March 17, 8:00 PM | Rexall Place

Nashville Predators vs Edmonton Oilers Odds

11-11-6TEAM RECORD10-11-6

The Edmonton Oilers look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Predators arrive at Rexall Place on Sunday.

Edmonton will face the 11-11-6 Predators. In totals betting, the Oilers are 9-14-4 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Predators are 10-17-1 favoring the OVER.

View Nashville vs Edmonton Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Edmonton sat as -131 favorites over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5 at 5Dimes but may move closer to puck drop.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Oilers at No. 28 and the Predators at No. 27 heading into this contest.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Edmonton's No. 24-ranked offense, averaging 2.4 goals per game, against a Predators defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.6 goals allowed. The Oilers power play is averaging 22.4% while the Predators defense kills off 78.5% of their penalties.

Last time out for Nashville, they were a 6-3 loser as they battled the Flames on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Flames at -144 were rewarded, while the 9 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Red Wings at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Wings at -108 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game PUSH for totals bettors.

Nashville Predators Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Minnesota are 4-6
After playing Calgary are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5

Edmonton Oilers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

A few Predators at Oilers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Nashville's last 5 games when playing on the road against Edmonton
Nashville is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Edmonton
Nashville is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nashville's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Edmonton's last 5 games when playing at home against Nashville
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Edmonton's last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Edmonton's last 9 games when playing Nashville
Edmonton is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games when playing Nashville

Next up:
Nashville at Columbus, Tuesday, March 19
Edmonton home to San Jose, Wednesday, March 20

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