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

NHL
Edmonton Oilers
After Over Time
5:6
Colorado Avalanche
Highlights and Stats


Edmonton Oilers and the Colorado Avalanche will battle it out on Monday, 08:00 PM EDT at the Rogers Place. Colorado will have the chance to close the NHL Western Finals series with a sweep if they secure another victory tonigh, as they are now leading 3-0.

Edmonton Oilers vs Colorado Avalanche Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 06-04-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
1 0 1 2
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
1 1 2 4

The last game took place on June 4th and resulted in a 4-2 win for the Colorado Avalanche. Valeri Nichushkin was best for the Avalanche, as he concluded the game with 2 goals for a 23:41 stay on the ice. On the other end of the floor, Ryan McLeod played on highest level among the Edmonton Oilers’ ranks and concluded with 1 goal, spending 17:07 on the ice. The Avalanche’s goalie Pavel Francouz faced 29 shots and managed to save 27 of those. The other side’s goalkeeper Mike Smith ended the night with a 0.929 save percentage. When it comes to the latest five encounters the Edmonton Oilers won 1 and the Colorado Avalanche triumphed 4 times.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team06-04-202206-02-202205-31-202204-22-202204-09-2022
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
2 066 1
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
44 8 32

Edmonton Oilers Form

*Last 10 Edmonton Oilers Games - 6:4:0
06-04-202206-02-202205-31-202205-26-202205-24-202205-22-202205-20-202205-18-202205-14-202205-12-2022
2:4vs Colorado Avalanche4:0@ 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 Kings

It wasn’t the best game for Edmonton Oilers on 06/04, as they were defeated 2-4 by Colorado Avalanche on home ice. Ryan McLeod was the best for Oilers, as he earned 1 point for a 17:07 of playing time on the night. He had 3 attempts on goal and suceeded with 1, as it whistled in the net. The team’s netminder Mike Smith’s exploits also need to be mentioned as he deflected 39 of the 42 shots sent towards his net, but the 3 he let in proved decisive and his Oilers eventually lost. Edmonton are 6-4-0 when it comes to the latest 10 games and have lost 3 in a row. They went through the regular NHL season with are 28-12-1 when playing at their own arena. If the Oilers secure the dub tonight and force game 5, then it will be played on 06/08 in Colorado.

Edmonton Oilers Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Mike Smith

    Games Played:16
    Saves Percentage:0.913
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Connor McDavid

    Games Played:16
    Goals:10
    Assists:23

Edmonton Oilers Missing Players

NONE

Colorado Avalanche Form

*Last 10 Colorado Avalanche Games - 8:1:1
06-04-202206-02-202205-31-202205-27-202205-25-202205-23-202205-21-202205-19-202205-17-202205-09-2022
2:4@ Edmonton Oilers4:0vs 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 Predators

In their most recent showing Colorado Avalanche faced the Edmonton Oilers away on Saturday, 4th of June and recorded a 2-4 victory. Valeri Nichushkin stood above the other Colorado players, finishing the game with 2 points. He spent 23 minutes and 41 seconds skating and sent 5 shots on target. Two of those made it past the Oilers’ netminder. Another reason for the team’s victory was the brilliant performance of Pavel Francouz who stopped 27 of the 29 shots that were sent towards his goal. The Colorado Avalanche own a 8-1-1 balance for the previous 10 meetings and as of now are on a streak of 4 consecutive victories. They were 24-14-3 throughout the regular NHL campaign, when performing away from home.

Colorado Avalanche Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Darcy Kuemper

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

    Cale Makar

    Games Played:14
    Goals:5
    Assists:17

Colorado Avalanche Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3OTFinal
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
0 3 2 0 5
Colorado Avalanche
Colorado Avalanche
1 0 4 1 6
Edmonton OilersColorado Avalanche
  • Score

    5
    6
  • PP Opportunities

    5
    2
  • PP Goals

    1
    2
  • 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`02:53
    Zack Kassian2 minutes for Slashing Jack Johnson
    -
  • 1`03:46
    0-1
    Cale MakarArtturi Lehkonen
  • 1`10:19
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    Darren Helm2 minutes for Holding Stick Zack Kassian
  • 1`16:00
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    Jack Johnson2 minutes for Tripping Zach Hyman
  • 2`07:39
    Zach HymanLeon Draisaitl, Darnell Nurse
    1-1
  • 2`08:06
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    Gabriel Landeskog2 minutes for Holding Zack Kassian
  • 2`16:57
    Ryan NugentHopkins
    2-1
  • 2`18:02
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