NHL Hockey - Preview

The fans at Joe Louis Arena will be treated to a game between the Edmonton Oilers and the Detroit Red Wings when they take their seats on Friday.

The Oilers were a 6-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Blues. That made winners of bettors who got St. Louis at -275 on the moneyline, while the total score (8) was good news for OVER bettors.

In their last action, Detroit was a 4-1 loser on the road against the Blue Jackets. Bettors on Columbus at -120 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Detroit:
Team record: 29-23-13 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Edmonton
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home

When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing are 6-4
After playing Columbus are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4

Edmonton:
Team record: 23-36-8 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 9 games when playing Detroit
is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games on the road

When playing on Friday are 1-9
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing St. Louis are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Edmonton at Carolina, Sunday, March 16
Detroit at Chicago, Sunday, March 16