Oilers vs. Islanders Pick
The New York Islanders and Edmonton Oilers haven’t been able to amass many goals when they meet. Will that be the case again when they play today at 2:30PM ET?
The Islanders are 26-18-6 overall, 16-8-3 at home and 26-20 with the under. Edmonton is 21-27-5 overall, 7-17-4 on the road and 28-22 with the over. The home team has won 10 straight in this series and they have trended strongly with the under, hitting it in nine of their last 10 meetings.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, the Islanders are favored at home today, as they are getting odds of -160 to win, while the Oilers are getting odds of +145 on the road. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5.5 goals.
Along with these two teams having gone with the under in nine of their last 10 games of their series, the Islanders have also scored 2 or less goals in three of their last four games. The Islanders are 6-1-1 with the under in their last 8 games with no rest. Edmonton is 7-2-1 last 10 in the fourth game of a 4-in-6 days situation.
SUNDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: OILERS/ISLANDERS UNDER 5