Arizona Coyotes vs. Edmonton Oilers - 2/4/20 NHL Pick, Odds & Prediction
Edmonton Oilers at Arizona Coyotes
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at 9:00 PM (Gila River Arena)
ARI -125 O/U
The Edmonton Oilers look for their third straight victory on Tuesday when visiting the desert southwest to play the Arizona Coyotes. The Oilers improved to 28-18-6 and 62 points following their 8-3 victory over the Calgary Flames. With the victory, Edmonton moved into second place in the Pacific Division just three points behind first-place Vancouver.
Leon Draisaitl is the leading goal scorer for Edmonton with 29. The Oilers center is also leading the team in assists with 54 and points with 83. Edmonton is scoring an average of 3.23 goals per game while allowing an average of 3.08 goals per game. In net, Mikko Koskinen is 15-9-2 with a goals-against average of 2.83 and save percentage of .912.
Arizona looks to snap a five-game losing streak when hosting the Oilers on Tuesday. Arizona fell to 26-21-7 and 59 points following its 3-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks. With the loss, the Coyotes fell to fifth place in the Pacific Division six points behind first place Vancouver.
Conor Garland is the leading goal scorer for Arizona with 17, while Nick Schmaltz is the assists leader with 30 and points leader with 38. Arizona is scoring an average of 2.72 goals per game while allowing an average of slightly less at 2.67 goals-per-game. In net, Antti Raanta is 9-11-3 with a goals against average of 2.93 and save percentage of .913.
Edmonton is 4-1 in its last 5 on the road
The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Oilers last 6
Arizona is 0-5 in its last 5
The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Coyotes last 7 versus the Oilers
Edmonton has had the upper hand on Arizona of late as the Oilers are 6-2-2 head-to-head with Coyotes over their last 10. The Oilers have won four of their last five on the road and five of their last six on Arizona's home ice. Arizona on the other hand has lost each of its last five and eight of its last nine. Final Score Prediction, Edmonton Oilers win 3-2