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If familiarity breeds contempt, there should be animosity aplenty on Tuesday when the Phoenix Coyotes and the Edmonton Oilers meet at Rexall Place.

Phoenix was a 5-2 loser in its last match at home against the Blackhawks. They lost as -115 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.

Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 3-2 winner as they battled the Stars on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Oilers at +160 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Edmonton:
Team record: 9-17-2 SU, ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games at home
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Phoenix

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Dallas are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Phoenix:
Team record: 15-7-4 SU, ATS

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 7 games
is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Edmonton
is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Edmonton

When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Chicago are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Phoenix at Calgary, Wednesday, December 4
Edmonton home to Colorado, Thursday, December 5