NHL Matchups  >>  Edmonton Oilers vs. Boston Bruins Preview 02/01/2014

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The Edmonton Oilers and the Boston Bruins will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at TD Garden.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bruins listed as 221-moneyline favorites versus the Oilers, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 3-0 winner as they battled the Sharks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Oilers at +153 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Boston lost its last outing, a 4-1 result against the Canadiens on January 30. Bettors who backed the Canadiens at +180 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors to the payout window.
Boston:
Team record: 34-16-3 SU, ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Edmonton
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Ottawa are 7-3
After playing Montreal are 6-4
After a loss are 8-2

Edmonton:
Team record: 18-32-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 12 of last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Boston
is 7-17 SU in its last 24 games

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing San Jose are 3-7
After a win are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Edmonton at Buffalo, Monday, February 3
Boston home to Vancouver, Tuesday, February 4