Avalanche vs. Oilers Game 3 Prediction
Despite taking a 2-0 series lead with a victory in Game 2 on Thursday night in Colorado, the Avalanche are only -130 on the moneyline for Saturday night’s matchup with the Oilers at 8:00 p.m. ET. Will home ice advantage be a factor in in Game 3 tonight?
037 Colorado Avalanche (-130) at 038 Edmonton Oilers (+110); o/u 7
8:00 p.m. ET, Saturday, June 4, 2022
Colorado Avalanche DFS Spin
Nathan MacKinnon scored a goal in the Avalanche's 4-0 win against Edmonton in Game 2 Thursday night. MacKinnon has contributed at least a goal in three of his last four games. He's up to 10 goals and 16 points in 12 playoff contests this year.
Edmonton Oilers DFS Spin
The Colorado Avalanche were able to hold back Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid in their 4-0 victory over Edmonton in Game 2 on Thursday. That ended Draisaitl's nine-game point streak. This is just his second contest without a point in the 2022 playoffs. This was also just the second pointless game for McDavid over this postseason.
Avalanche vs. Oilers Game 3 Betting Prediction
The Avalanche are 5-1 in their last six games against the Oilers, while the favorite is a perfect 8-0 in the last eight meetings. Colorado is also 5-0 in its last five road games, is 60-19 in its last 79 games as a favorite and is 45-13 in its last 58 games after allowing two goals or less in its previous game. The Oilers, meanwhile, are 8-17 in their last 25 games as an underdog, are 20-42 in their last 62 games as a home dog and are 2-5 in their last seven playoff games as an underdog.
NHL WESTERN CONFERENCE FINALS PLAYOFFS BETTING PREDICTION: COLORADO AVALANCHE -130