Edmonton Oilers vs Colorado Avalanche – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

NHL
Edmonton Oilers
Final
2:4
Colorado Avalanche
Highlights and Stats


Colorado Avalanche visit Edmonton to play the Oilers at Rogers Place on Saturday, with the match-up starting at 08:00 PM EDT. Edmonton will hope for better displays on home ice, as they currently trail 2-0 the Avalanche in the NHL Western Conference Final series.

Edmonton Oilers vs Colorado Avalanche Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 06-02-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
0 0 0 0
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
0 3 1 4

The last game took place on June 2, and resulted in a huge 4-0 win for the Colorado Avalanche. Mikko Rantanen was the star for the Avalanche, as he concluded the game with 1 goal and 1 assist for a 18:29 stay on the ice. The Avalanche’s goalie Pavel Francouz played on a very high level and ended the game registering a shutout. His colleague on the other end Mike Smith was tasked with 40 attempts on his goal and allowed 4 to roll past him. There is a clear favorite when it comes to the latest five encounters, as the Edmonton Oilers won only 1 and the Colorado Avalanche triumphed 4 times in the process.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team06-02-202205-31-202204-22-202204-09-202203-21-2022
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
066 1 2
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
4 8 323

Edmonton Oilers Form

*Last 10 Edmonton Oilers Games - 6:3:1
06-02-202205-31-202205-26-202205-24-202205-22-202205-20-202205-18-202205-14-202205-12-202205-10-2022
4:0@ Colorado Avalanche8:6@ Colorado Avalanche4:5@ Calgary Flames5:3vs Calgary Flames4:1vs Calgary Flames3:5@ Calgary Flames9:6@ Calgary Flames2:0vs Los Angeles Kings2:4@ Los Angeles Kings4:5vs Los Angeles Kings

Edmonton Oilers’ latest game was on 06/02 when coming up against Colorado Avalanche and ended in a heavy 4-0 loss away from home. Mike Smith’s performance at goal needs addressing, as he saved 36 of the total 40 shots on his goal, but what really the team need to do is start scoring. The Oilers’ balance across the most recent 10 showings stands at 6-3-1 and they are on a streak of L2. Edmonton Oilers ended the regular NHL campaign owning 28-12-1 balance when playing at their own arena. Game 4 of the series with Colorado will remain in Edmonton and is scheduled for 6th of June.

Edmonton Oilers Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Mike Smith

    Games Played:14
    Saves Percentage:0.916
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Connor McDavid

    Games Played:14
    Goals:8
    Assists:21

Edmonton Oilers Missing Players

NONE

Colorado Avalanche Form

*Last 10 Colorado Avalanche Games - 8:1:1
06-02-202205-31-202205-27-202205-25-202205-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-09-202205-07-2022
4:0vs Edmonton Oilers8:6vs Edmonton Oilers2:3@ St. Louis Blues4:5vs St. Louis Blues3:6@ St. Louis Blues2:5@ St. Louis Blues1:4vs St. Louis Blues3:2vs St. Louis Blues3:5@ Nashville Predators3:7@ Nashville Predators

Colorado Avalanche were last on the ice versus the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday, 2nd of June and recorded a big 4-0 victory. Mikko Rantanen was best among the Colorado roster, ending the match with 2 points. He managed to score 1 of his total 2 shots on target and provided 1 assist to his fellow Avalanche teammates for 18:29 time on the ice. The team’s victory was achieved also thanks to goalie Pavel Francouz, who saved all of the 24 shots, sent towards his goal. The team triumphed in 8 of the previous 10 outings, while allowing 1 defeat during the 60 minutes, and losing 1 time in OT or shootouts. The Avalanche are on a W3 run at the moment. They were 24-14-3 when performing away from home thrououghout the regular season.

Colorado Avalanche Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Darcy Kuemper

    Games Played:10
    Saves Percentage:0.897
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Cale Makar

    Games Played:12
    Goals:4
    Assists:13

Colorado Avalanche Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
1 0 1 2
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
1 1 2 4
Edmonton OilersColorado Avalanche
  • Score

    2
    4
  • PP Opportunities

    2
    6
  • PP Goals

    0
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Edmonton OilersvsColorado Avalanche
  • 1`00:38
    Connor McDavidDarnell Nurse, Zach Hyman
    1-0
  • 1`01:06
    Evander Kane5 minutes for Boarding Nazem Kadri
    -
  • 1`09:36
    Darnell Nurse2 minutes for Delay of game
    -
  • 1`16:12
    1-1
    Valeri NichushkinDevon Toews, Bowen Byram
  • 1`17:33
    -
    Nathan MacKinnon2 minutes for Tripping Leon Draisaitl
  • 2`04:37
    1-2
    Valeri NichushkinDevon Toews, Nathan MacKinnon
  • 2`14:23
    Ryan NugentHopkins2 minutes for Holding Stick Nathan MacKinnon