Edmonton Oilers vs Vegas Golden Knights 5/12/2023 – The Edmonton Oilers are all set to take on the Vegas Golden Knights for their Round 2 postseason NHL battle. The Oilers and the Golden Knights split their four games and are now moving onto an important matchup. The winner of this game will hold the upper hand in this series. The Knights have been doing their best and will seek their home advantage in this game. The NHL wagering picks today are leaning towards the Vegas Golden Knights to win and cover the spread at home with a decent score.
Edmonton Oilers vs Vegas Golden Knights 5/12/2023
When: Friday, May 12, 4:30 PM ET
Where: T-Mobile Arena
Edmonton Oilers vs Vegas Golden Knights 5/12/2023 Betting Odds:
o 7 +110
u 7 -130
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The Edmonton Oilers are coming off huge 4-1 victory against the Golden Knights. Edmonton is giving up 3.27 goals per game with their defense and are closing in with 75 percent of their penalty kill. The Oilers are predicted to have Stuart Skinner protecting the net in this game. Skinner is holding a 13-10-3 record with a save percentage of .923. The Oilers have come a long way and are making use of their power play with 13 percent.
Players to watch: Leon Draisaitl C (G 13, A 4, PTS 17, Connor McDavid C (G 5, A 10, PTS 15, Evan Bouchard D (G 3, A 11, PTS 14.
Vegas Golden Knights
The Vegas Golden Knights have an excellent defense that is giving up only 2.72 goals per game. The Knights are closing in with 80 percent on their penalty kill. When it comes to their power play, they are averaging 42.9 percent. Isaytent Brossoit is expected to protect the net for the Knights. Brossioit is holding a save percentage of .905 with a record of 7-0-3. The Knights are all set to extend their success at home.
Players to watch: Mark Stone RW (G 4, A 7, PTS 11, Jack Eichel C (G 5, A 5, PTS 10, Chandler Stephenson C (G 6, A 4, PTS 10.
Edmonton Oilers vs Vegas Golden Knights Betting Predictions
Edmonton are 15-4 SU in their last 19 games.
Edmonton are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games against Vegas.
Oilers are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games on the road.
Edmonton are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Vegas.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Edmonton’s last 9 games played on a Friday.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Edmonton’s last 7 games played on a Friday when on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vegas’ last 5 games.
Vegas are 6-2 SU in their last 8 games.
Vegas are 15-5 SU in their last 20 games at home.
Golden Knights are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Edmonton.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Vegas’ last 6 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Vegas’ last 6 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division division.
Oilers vs Golden Knights Betting Picks
The NHL betting data has predicted a victory for the Knights since they have a better defense than the Oilers. The Knights have an incredible team and they will make good use on their potential at home. Take the Knights to win this game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Knights 3, Oilers 2.