Avalanche vs. Oilers Prediction, Betting Tips & Picks – Stanley Cup Semifinals Game 3
The Colorado Avalanche visit the Edmonton Oilers Saturday in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Semifinals, beginning at 8:00 PM ET. The Avalanche have a 2-0 advantage in the series. The Oilers are underdogs despite being the hosts, at +104, and the Avalanche are -125. Find more below on the Avalanche vs. Oilers betting line, injury report, head-to-head stats, best bets and more.
Avalanche vs. Oilers Spread and Betting Line
Avalanche vs Oilers Betting Information
Avalanche vs. Oilers Game Info
- Game Day: Saturday, June 4, 2022
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- Location: Edmonton, Alberta
- Arena: Rogers Place
Computer Predictions for Avalanche vs. Oilers
Computer picks for Avalanche vs Oilers
Oilers 4 Avalanche 3
Avalanche vs. Oilers Betting Trends
Colorado has won 65 of its 89 games as a favorite this season.
In 85 games with shorter than -125 moneyline odds this season, the Avalanche have won 62.
The moneyline odds say Colorado has a 55.6% chance of winning this game.
Colorado Avalanche Leaders
A major contributor this season for Colorado, Mikko Rantanen has scored 92 points in 75 games (36 goals and 56 assists).
Nathan MacKinnon has 88 points (1.4 per game), scoring 32 goals and adding 56 assists.
Nazem Kadri has scored 28 goals and added 59 assists through 71 games for Colorado.
In 57 games, Darcy Kuemper has a record of 37-12-4. He has conceded 138 goals (2.54 goals against average) and has recorded 1616 saves.
Colorado Avalanche Season Stats
The Avalanche’s 308 goals this season make them the fourth-best scoring team in the league.
The Avalanche are ranked ninth in NHL play for the fewest goals against this season, having conceded 232 total goals (2.8 per game).
The team’s goal differential is fourth-best in the league at +76.
The Avalanche have scored 67 power-play goals this season, leading the NHL (on 278 power-play chances).
The Avalanche’s offense is eighth the league with a 24.1% power-play conversion rate.
The Avalanche’s six shorthanded goals this season rank 17th.
The Avalanche have the league’s 15th-ranked penalty-kill percentage at 79.7%.
With a 47.3% faceoff win percentage, the Avalanche have the 28th-ranked rate in the NHL.
The Avalanche shoot 10.7% as a team, ranked sixth-best in the league.
The Avalanche have yet to shut out an opponent this season, averaging 21.5 hits and 13.2 blocked shots per game.
Oilers vs. Avalanche Betting Trends
The Oilers have been made the underdog 32 times this season, and upset their opponent 12 times.
Edmonton has 21 games this season playing as an underdog by +104 or longer, and is 8-13 in those contests.
The moneyline for this contest implies a 49.0% chance for the Oilers to win.
Edmonton Oilers Leaders
Connor McDavid is a leading scorer for Edmonton, with 123 points this season. He has recorded 44 goals and 79 assists in 80 games.
Leon Draisaitl has made a big impact for Edmonton this season with 110 points, thanks to 55 goals and 55 assists.
Edmonton’s Zach Hyman has 54 points (27 goals, 27 assists) this season.
Mikko Koskinen’s record stands at 27-12-4 on the season, giving up 136 goals (3.1 goals against average) and amassing 1261 saves with a .903 save percentage (32nd in the league).
Edmonton Oilers Season Stats
The Oilers’ 285 total goals (3.5 per game) are the seventh-most in the league.
The Oilers’ 251 total goals allowed (3.1 per game) rank 18th in the league.
They have a +34 goal differential, which ranks 11th in the league.
The Oilers have scored 60 power-play goals this season, which are seventh-best in the NHL (on 235 power-play chances).
The Oilers have the NHL’s third-best power-play conversion rate of 25.5%.
The Oilers have scored 11 shorthanded goals this season (third in the league).
The 79.4% penalty-kill percentage the Oilers have amassed is the league’s 17th-ranked rate.
The Oilers win 51.2% of their faceoffs. That’s the ninth-best rate in the NHL.
The Oilers’ collective 10.2% shooting percentage ranks 11th in the league.
The Oilers have not shut out an opponent this season. They average 22.6 hits and 12.4 blocked shots per game.
Avalanche and Oilers Injury Report
Avalanche: Ryan Murray: Out (Hand/Wrist), Samuel Girard: Out For Season (Sternum)
Oilers: Oscar Klefbom: Out (Shoulder)
Betting Tips for Avalanche vs. Oilers
The Oilers on the moneyline (104) is our best bet after looking at all of the key statistics and trends for this matchup. Our computer projects the total score will stay under the total of 7 goals, with the Oilers (+1.5) covering the spread.
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