NHL Matchups  >>  Edmonton Oilers vs. Chicago Blackhawks Preview 03/10/2013

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The Edmonton Oilers and the Chicago Blackhawks will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at United Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Blackhawks listed as 231-moneyline favorites versus the Oilers, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Last time out for Edmonton, they were a 6-0 loser as they battled the Predators on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Predators at -185 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Chicago lost its last outing, a 6-2 result against the Avalanche on March 8. Bettors who backed the Avalanche at +125 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (8) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Chicago:
Team record: 21-1-3 SU, ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Edmonton

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing are 6-4
After playing Colorado are 2-8
After a loss are 6-4

Edmonton:
Team record: 8-11-5 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Chicago
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Chicago

When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Detroit are 1-9
After playing Nashville are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Edmonton at Colorado, Tuesday, March 12
Chicago at Columbus, Thursday, March 14