Oilers vs. Lightning Prediction

Edmonton Oilers vs. Tampa Bay Lightning 11/6/18, Prediction & Odds

The Tampa Bay Lightning are rolling along through 14 games and are favorites tonight at home versus the Edmonton Oilers. Will Tampa Bay protect its home ice with a puckline victory on national television?

Game Snapshot

61 Edmonton Oilers at 62 Tampa Bay Lightning

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Amalie Arena at 7:35PM ET

TV: NBCSN

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Public Betting Information

According to oddsmakers at BetNow.eu, the Lightning are a -185 favorite to win on the moneyline. The Oilers are a +165 underdog, while the total is set at 6 goals. As of Tuesday morning, 75 percent of public bets are pouring in on host Tampa Bay. Check out our NHL Public Betting Page for the latest updates.

Oilers fall at Capitals 

Edmonton was doubled up by a 4-2 score Monday night at Washington to fall to 8-5-1 on the season. The Oilers fell behind 2-0 in the first 5:44 of the game and were unable to recover. Connor McDavid scored his 10th goal of the season on the power play to cut it to 2-1 in the first period, while Leon Draisaitl scored his eighth of the season in the second to make it 3-2 at that point. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins notched an assist on each goal. Cam Talbot allowed four goals on 23 shots to take the loss.

Lightning win in OT

Tampa Bay secured a 4-3 overtime victory over host Ottawa on Sunday to improve to 10-3-1 this season. Yanni Gourde, who just inked a new six-year deal, scored the game-winner 14 seconds into overtime. Cedric Paquette, Mathieu Joseph and Brayden Point also scored in the win. Ryan McDonagh dished out three assists including on the game-winner. Louis Domingue saved 22 of 25 shots to earn the win.

NHL Betting Trends

Edmonton

The over is 5-0 in the last five Oilers games on Tuesdays. Edmonton is 0-6 in its last six games at Tampa Bay.

Tampa Bay

The home team is 13-3 in the last 16 meetings. The under is 5-1-1 in the last seven meetings in Tampa Bay.

Prediction:

Edmonton hasn't had much success at all in Tampa Bay and have one less day to prepare for this one. Tampa Bay is the more talented team and at home. This is a good opportunity to take the puckline bet as it carries plenty of value here in what could be a one-sided affair.

 

NHL DAILY PREDICTION: TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING PL +148

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