NHL Matchups  >>  Edmonton Oilers vs. Vancouver Canucks Preview 04/04/2013

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The division rival Edmonton Oilers and Vancouver Canucks are set to renew hostilities on Thursday when they meet at Rogers Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Canucks listed as 178-moneyline favorites versus the Oilers, while the game's total is sitting at 5.
Edmonton won its last outing, a 8-2 result against the Flames on April 3. Bettors who backed the Oilers at -122 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (10) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
The Canucks were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Sharks. That made winners of bettors who got San Jose at -125 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
Vancouver:
Team record: 19-11-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Edmonton
is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 9 games

When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing San Jose are 5-5
After playing San Jose are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6

Edmonton:
Team record: 16-13-7 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 5 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games when playing Vancouver
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Detroit are 2-8
After playing Calgary are 4-6
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Edmonton at Los Angeles, Saturday, April 6
Vancouver home to Calgary, Saturday, April 6