|NHL Oilers vs. Canucks Picks & Predictions for December 13, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Friday, 13 December 2013 16:17|
Oilers vs. Canucks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Canucks are -209 money line favorites over the Oilers, who are +191 on the ML. Edmonton is 11-19-3 overall and 6-9-2 on the road, while Vancouver is 18-10-5 overall and 8-5-3 at home this season. The total for this game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Canucks opened as -195 money line favorites but their odds have climbed to -209, while the Oilers’ odds opened at +179 and have climbed to +191. The total opened at 5.5 and has stayed at that number.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 74% of bettors favor the Canucks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Vancouver. According to latest NHL trends, the home team is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams while the Oilers are 3-7 in their last 10 games versus the Canucks and 5-16 in their last 21 games in Vancouver. The Canucks are also 4-0 in their last four games following a win, 5-0 in their last five games overall and 4-0 in their last four games after allowing two goals or less in their previous contest. On the other side, the Oilers are 2-6 in their last eight Friday games, 44-103 in their last 147 road games and 13-46 in their last 59 games versus Pacific opponents.
FRIDAY NHL FREE PICK: VANCOUVER CANUCKS -209