Vancouver Canucks host Edmonton Oilers in hockey action
|0-1-0||October 05, 2013, 10:00 PM | Rogers Arena||0-1-0|
The Vancouver Canucks look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Oilers arrive at Rogers Arena on Saturday.
The Oilers will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 0-1-0 this season, while the Canucks are 0-1-0. Edmonton is 1-0 against the total, while Vancouver is 0-0-1 versus the number.
View Edmonton Oilers vs Vancouver Canucks Odds and Stats.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Oilers listed earlier today as underdogs of 148 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5.5, depending on the book.
The NHL Power Rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Canucks rated this week at No. 17 and the Oilers sitting at No. 22.
Edmonton was a 5-4 loser in its last match at home against the Jets. They lost as -120 favorites, while the total score of 9 made winners of OVER bettors.
The Canucks were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got San Jose at -130 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
A few Oilers at Canucks trends to consider:
Edmonton is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games
Vancouver is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Vancouver is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Vancouver's last 6 games at home
Edmonton at New Jersey, Monday, October 7th
Vancouver at Calgary, Sunday, October 6th