Oilers vs. Sharks Prediction, Betting Tips & Picks 4/28/2022

by | Apr 27, 2022

The Edmonton Oilers and San Jose Sharks — the former coming off a victory, the latter a loss — will play on Thursday at 9:00 PM ET, at Rogers Place in Edmonton. The oddsmakers have made the Oilers big favorites at -347 on the moneyline, and the Sharks are at +268. Find more below on the Oilers vs. Sharks betting line, injury report, head-to-head stats, best bets and more.

Oilers vs. Sharks Spread and Betting Line

Oilers vs Sharks Betting Information
Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Oilers -347 Sharks +268

Oilers vs. Sharks Game Info

  • Game Day: Thursday, April 28, 2022
  • Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • Location: Edmonton, Alberta
  • Arena: Rogers Place

Computer Predictions for Oilers vs. Sharks

Computer picks for Oilers vs Sharks
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Oilers (-1.5) Under (6.5) Oilers 4 Sharks 2

Oilers vs. Sharks Betting Trends

  • Edmonton has gone 38-17 as the oddsmakers’ choice this season.
  • In one game with moneyline odds shorter than -347 this season, the Oilers have won every time.
  • Per the moneyline odds, Edmonton has a 77.6% chance of winning this contest.
  • Edmonton Oilers Leaders

  • Connor McDavid is one of Edmonton’s top contributors with 122 points. He has 44 goals and 78 assists this season.
  • Leon Draisaitl has 55 goals and 54 assists to total 109 points (1.4 per game).
  • Zach Hyman’s season total of 52 points has come from 26 goals and 26 assists.
  • Mikko Koskinen has a record of 25-12-4. He has allowed 130 goals (3.12 goals against average) and recorded 1182 saves.
  • Edmonton Oilers Season Stats

  • The Oilers offense’s 278 total goals (3.5 per game) are ranked seventh in the league this year.
  • On defense, the Oilers have allowed 245 goals (3.1 per game) to rank 17th in league play.
  • The team is ranked 11th in goal differential at +33.
  • The 59 power-play goals the Oilers have put up this season have come on 230 power-play chances, ranking them seventh-best in the NHL.
  • The Oilers’ offense ranks fourth the league with a 25.7% power-play conversion rate.
  • The Oilers’ 11 shorthanded goals this season rank third.
  • The Oilers kill 79.5% of their opponent’s power plays, the 15th-ranked penalty-kill percentage in the NHL.
  • The Oilers’ players win 51.4% of their faceoffs to rank eighth in the league.
  • The Oilers have a 10.2% shooting percentage as a squad, ranking 11th in the league.
  • The Oilers’ players are looking for their first shutout win this season. As a team, they are averaging 22.6 hits and 12.3 blocked shots per game.
  • Sharks vs. Oilers Betting Trends

  • The Sharks have claimed an upset victory in 18, or 31.0%, of the 58 games they have played while the underdog this season.
  • San Jose is 1-3 when it is the underdog by +268 or longer on the moneyline.
  • Sportsbooks have implied, based on the moneyline in this matchup, that the Sharks have a 27.2% chance to win.
  • San Jose Sharks Leaders

  • Timo Meier is a top offensive contributor for his club with 76 points (1.0 per game). He has recorded 35 goals and 41 assists in 75 games (playing 19:08 per game).
  • San Jose’s Tomas Hertl has racked up 64 total points (0.8 per game), with 30 goals and 34 assists.
  • Brent Burns has scored 10 goals and contributed 44 assists for San Jose, giving him a point total of 54.
  • San Jose’s James Reimer is 19-17-9 this season, compiling 1295 saves and permitting 124 goals (2.8 goals against average) with a .913 save percentage (18th in the league).
  • San Jose Sharks Season Stats

  • The Sharks have scored 207 goals this season (2.6 per game) to rank 30th in the league.
  • The Sharks’ 253 total goals conceded (3.2 per game) rank 21st in the league.
  • They have a -46 goal differential, which ranks 24th in the league.
  • The Sharks have scored 40 power-play goals this season, which ranks 23rd in the NHL (on 213 power-play chances).
  • The Sharks’ power-play conversion rate (18.8%) ranks 22nd in the league.
  • The Sharks have scored four shorthanded goals this season (24th in the NHL).
  • The 85.3% of opponent power plays the Sharks kill is the second-best penalty-kill percentage in the league.
  • The Sharks win 49.6% of their faceoffs. That’s the 16th-ranked rate in the NHL.
  • The 8.9% shooting percentage the Sharks have compiled ranks 27th in the league.
  • The Sharks have not had a shutout win yet this season.
  • Oilers and Sharks Injury Report

    Oilers: Jesse Puljujarvi: Day To Day (Illness), Oscar Klefbom: Out (Shoulder), Darnell Nurse: Out (Lower Body)

    Sharks: Nikolai Knyzhov: Out For Season (Lower-body), Radim Simek: Out (Lower-body), Kevin Labanc: Out For Season (Shoulder), Erik Karlsson: Day To Day (Lower-body)

    Betting Tips for Oilers vs. Sharks

    After digging through all of the key trends and statistics for this matchup, our best bet is Oilers on the moneyline at -347 and against the spread (-1.5). Our computer prediction sees the scoring going under the total of 6.5 goals.

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