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NHL Betting Line Favors the Edmonton Oilers over the Colorado Avalanche Saturday

The Colorado Avalanche will look to grab a road win when they take on the Oilers in Edmonton at Rogers Place on Saturday in NHL betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the opening NHL betting line for this matchup, Edmonton sat as -265 favorites over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5.5 at Bovada but may move closer to puck drop.

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 4.8-0.4 win for the Oilers on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

Colorado Avalanche vs Edmonton Oilers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Edmonton Oilers are 40-25-9 so far on the season. The Colorado Avalanche, meanwhile, are 20-50-3. OVER/UNDER betting fans have seen Edmonton go 29-40-5 and the Avalanche go 30-32-11 on the totals. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Edmonton vs Colorado injuries news.

The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Edmonton Oilers at No. 6 and the Colorado Avalanche at No. 30 heading into this contest.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Edmonton Oilers No. 10-ranked offense (2.96 goals per game) against a Colorado Avalanche defense that ranks No. 30 at 3.36 goals per game allowed. The Oilers powerplay has clicked at a 21.76% rate while the Avalanche have a 78.31% rate on the penalty kill.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Betting Trends
  • Colorado is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Colorado is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games
  • Colorado is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
  • Edmonton is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Edmonton is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Edmonton's last 6 games
  • Edmonton is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Colorado at Calgary, Monday, March 27th
Edmonton home to Los Angeles, Tuesday, March 28th