Coyotes vs. Oilers Free Pick
EDMONTON, ALBERTA (The Spread) - Two teams trying to keep their head above water in the Western Conference will square off tonight in what should be a low-scoring battle. The Oilers host the Coyotes at 9:30PM ET from Rexall Place.
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Oilers are -116 money line favorites over the Coyotes (+107), while the total is currently sitting at 5.5 goals. Phoenix enters play with a 17-16-6 record overall and is 4-9-5 on the road, while Edmonton is 16-16-7 and 8-5-4 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Oilers opened as -118 money line favorites but their odds have dropped to -116, while the Coyotes have seen their odds drop from +109 to +107.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 69% of bettors favor the Oilers. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 3-0-1 in the last four meetings between these two teams in Edmonton and 3-1-1 in the Oilers' last five games playing on one day of rest. The under is also 32-14-8 in the Oilers' last 54 games, 45-22-9 in their last 76 home games, and 33-12-6 in their last 51 games versus the Pacific. On the other side, the under is 8-2-1 in the Coyotes' last 11 games playing on one day of rest and 3-1-1 in their last five games overall. The under is also 5-2-2 in their last nine road games overall
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: COYOTES/OILERS UNDER 5.5