Wed 30/12/2015 - 02:10 EST

Los Angeles vs Edmonton: Kings and Oilers Clash in the Alberta Capital

Los Angeles vs Edmonton: Kings and Oilers Clash in the Alberta Capital
Admittedly struggling recently, we continue to battle on as we turn to the National Hockey League to get us off the schnide and close the year on a winning note. The final game on the SportsInteraction NHL betting board has our attention as the Edmonton Oilers host the Los Angeles Kings. Edmonton is aiming for an eighth straight victory at home while the Kings have won two in row on the road since returning from the Christmas break. Puck dropped is slated for 9:00 PM ET on December 29, 2015, as Rexall Place in Edmonton, AB.

Los Angeles Kings: Leaders of the pack in the Pacific Division 

Still without much in the way of consistent competition, Los Angeles continues to own the Pacific Division lead with a 22-12-2 record as their 46 points is nine up on the 37 points posted by Arizona and Vancouver. Following a slight skid heading into the Christmas break, the Kings went 1-3-1 and were outscored by a 17-10 margin, Los Angeles let a 3-1 lead slip away late but posted a 4-3 (OT) win in Arizona on Saturday and then crushed the Canucks by a 5-0 count in Vancouver last night. The Kings are playing their ninth road game during a ten game span dating back to December 8.

Edmonton Oilers: Earning an eighth straight home win would tie a club record

Although somewhat difficult to believe, when one considers the Wayne Gretzky era, the Edmonton Oilers record for consecutive homes wins sits at eight. Gretzky & Crew accomplished that feat twice from January 19 to February 22 in 1985 and from February 24 to April 2 in 1986. Following a 4-3 (OT) loss to Chicago on November 18, the Oilers have won their last seven games at Rexall Place by a combined 28-15 margin. Edmonton went into the break with a 3-1 home win over Winnipeg but they’ve dropped their last two contests 2-1 (OT) in Vancouver and 5-3 in Calgary on Sunday.

Oilers vs Kings NHL Prediction: Jonathan Quick (19-9-1 GAA 2.20) battles Cam Talbot (5-9-2 GAA 2.93) in the goaltending duel tonight. Expecting both teams will be fairly free-wheeling in this contest, we are backing the OVER 4.5 goals with a 1000 unit wager on the Alternate Over/Under prices posted at the SportsInteraction online sportsbook. Click the odds image to get in the game.

Edmonton Oilers vs Los Angles Kings – SportsInteraction NHL Betting Lines

Edmonton Oilers vs Los Angles Kings – SportsInteraction NHL Betting Lines

Category : Archives

Join The Conversation
More articles...
Archives - 05/05/17
2017 Kentucky Derby Betting Strategy 
Handicappers who convince themselves - and anyone else who will listen - that the Kentucky Derby is just another race probably haven't cashed too many tickets on the first Saturday in May. The truth is people should bet the Derby differently because of just how unlike any other race it is.
Read this article 
Archives - 20/08/16
Stampeders vs Lions LIVE CFL William Hill Betting Odds and Money Line Prediction 
Instead of trying to figure out which backup National Football League players are better than others, while betting on NFL preseason action, we turn to fight for first in Canadian Football League. Looking like the cream of the CFL crop, Calgary is in British Columbia and the Stampeders lead the Lions by a half game in the West Division. Meeting for the third time this season, these rivals hit the gridiron at 10:00 PM ET on August 19, 2016, at BC Place in Vancouver.
Read this article 
Archives - 05/02/16
Super Bowl 50 Predictions : Panthers vs Broncos Odds and Prediction 
The 50th edition of the greatest sporting spectacle on Earth, Super Bowl 2016, is almost here and NFL fans around the globe are tingling with excitement. Legendary quarterback Payton Manning leads the 14-4 Denver Broncos into battle against the 17-1 Carolina Panthers, who have a star quarterback of their own in Cam Newton. Super Bowl 50 kicks off at 18:30 ET on Sunday, February 7, at Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, in the Golden State of California.
Read this article 
Archives - 05/02/16
Chicago Blackhawks vs Arizona Coyotes NHL Western Conference Desert Duel 
While we continue to research and work on our NFL Super Bowl 50 predictions, we turn to the National Hockey League for our free pick prediction today. Being as it’s a battle of teams headed in opposite directions - the Arizona Coyotes vs Chicago Blackhawks duel in the desert has caught our attention. Puck drop for this NHL Western Conference showdown is slated for 9:00 PM ET on February 4, 2016, at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, AZ. Soar with the Hawks here.
Read this article