OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Carolina Hurricanes vs Edmonton Oilers Preview

Edmonton Oilers

Carolina Hurricanes
23-36-9 March 16, 2014, 03:00 PM | PNC Arena 29-29-9

The Edmonton Oilers will look to grab a road win when they take on the Hurricanes in Carolina at PNC Arena on Sunday in hockey odds action.

Carolina battles the Oilers, currently with a 23-36-9 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 28-32-7 for the Hurricanes and 36-30-2 for the Oilers. View Edmonton Oilers vs Carolina Hurricanes Odds and Stats.

The Oilers were listed as 148 underdogs on the hockey moneyline earlier at Bovada. The total was set at 5.5 before betting started earlier on Sunday at BetOnline.

This game matches up the No. 25 (Hurricanes) and the No. 26 (Oilers) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.

Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Red Wings on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Red Wings at -209 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Carolina's No. 21-ranked offense (2.51 goals per game) against a Oilers defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.28 goals per game allowed. The Hurricanes powerplay has clicked at a 12.71% rate while the Oilers have a 82.1% rate on the penalty kill.

Next up:
Edmonton home to Nashville, Tuesday, March 18th
Carolina at Columbus, Tuesday, March 18th