Looking to win big? The Oilers and Golden Knights face off at 10:00 ET on ESPN+. The Golden Knights are hosting the game at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, NV. The Oilers come into this Pacific division matchup as the -1.5 goal favorite to pick up the win. Currently, the over/under for the game is at 6 goals.

EDMONTON OILERS VS VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Vegas Golden Knights +1.5

This game will be played at T-Mobile Arena at 10:00 ET on Tuesday, February 6th.

WHY BET THE VEGAS GOLDEN KNIGHTS:

  • Despite being 1.5 goal underdogs, we predict the Golden Knights to come out on top with a final score of 4-3.
  • We like the Golden Knights on the moneyline (+114)
  • The Golden Knights are also our pick on the spread at +1.5

Can Edmonton Grab a Win on the Road?

As the Oilers head into tonight's game, they are riding a 16-game win streak and have won all ten of their last ten games. In the Western Conference, Edmonton is in 6th place and 3rd in the Pacific Division. On the road this season, they have gone 13-9-0 and have won their last nine games away from home.

Overall, the Oilers have a record of 29-15-1 and have been favored in 37 of their 45 games. Against other teams in the Western Conference, they have gone 17-8 this season, and they have won 13 straight games as the favorite.

So far this season, the Oilers have an average scoring margin of +.8 goals per game, and they have 21 wins by multiple goals. Their puck line record for the season is 23-22, and they have gone 7-3 against the puck line in their last ten games.

On the road, Edmonton's puck line record is 10-12, and they have gone 6-4 against the puck line in their last ten road games. In their last three games, the Oilers have gone 3-0 against the puck line.

Games involving Edmonton have an average of 6.3 goals per game this season. Their average over/under line is 6.7. In terms of their over/under performance, the Oilers come in with a record of 18-24-3.

When looking at their past three road matchups, Edmonton has an puck line record of 1-2 while averaging 2 per game. The team went 3-0 overall in these games.

On offense, the Oilers are averaging 3.5 goals per game which is 12th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 14th in the league. In terms of power play goals, the Oilers offense is 9th in power play goals. As for shorthanded goals, they are 15th in the NHL.

Edmonton's current leading scorer is Zach Hyman. This season, he has 30 goals, which puts him 7th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 17 assists so far.

Vegas defense takes on the Oilers ranked 10th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are averaging 30.6 shots per game against Vegas. They also are 17th in shutouts, with 2 shutouts.

Heading into this matchup vs. Vegas, goalie Stuart Skinner has started 33 games in this season. His current record is 23-9, and his save percentage stands at 0.864%.

Will Vegas Secure A Victory as Home Underdogs?

At home this season, Vegas has been a force, going 18-5-2, and they come into this game on a three-game winning streak in their own building. Overall, the Golden Knights are 29-15-6 and sit in 2nd place in the Pacific Division.

Against Western Conference opponents, Vegas is 18-11, and over their last ten games, they have gone 6-4. For the season, the Golden Knights have been the underdog in 19 of their 50 games, going 11-6-2 in those contests.

At home this season, the Golden Knights have a puck line record of 14-11 and an average scoring margin of +1.2 goals per game. Overall, Vegas has gone 26-24 against the puck line, including a mark of 7-3 in their last ten games.

So far, the Golden Knights have 17 wins by multiple goals compared to 12 wins by just one goal. As the underdog, Vegas has a puck line record of 14-5, and they have gone 4-1 against the puck line in their last five games.

On average, Vegas' games have finished with 6 goals per game. The season's average over/under line stands at 6.1. In total, the Golden Knights come in with an over/under record of 23-27-0.

Through their last three road contests, the Oilers offense has averaged 2 goals per game while allowing an average of 1. Edmonton posted an overall record of 3-0 while going 1-2 ATS.

In terms of their offensive performance, the Golden Knights are averaging 3.2 goals per game this season, putting them in the 11th spot in the NHL. When it comes to shots on goal per game, they are ranked 8th in the league. Vegas' offense comes into the game ranked 12th in power play goals. And in terms of shorthanded goals, they are 10th in the NHL.

Vegas' leading scorer is Jonathan Marchessault. So far, he has 25 goals which is 13th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 15 assists so far.

Defensively, the Golden Knights come into the season ranked 10th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 30.6 shots per game against Vegas. For the season, they are ranked 17th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts.

Heading into this matchup vs. Edmonton, goalie Adin Hill has started 17 games in this season. His current record is 12-2, and his save percentage stands at 0.563%.