Edmonton Oilers vs Seattle Kraken – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Edmonton Oilers
Final
2:5
Seattle Kraken
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The teams of Edmonton Oilers and Seattle Kraken will face one another at the Rogers Place in Edmonton on Tuesday, 10:00 PM EDT. The Oilers are at number 5 in the Pacific Division with 42 points, while the Kraken are currently occupying the 4th position, after collecting 42 points in the course of the season so far.

Edmonton Oilers vs Seattle Kraken Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 12-30-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
4 2 1 7
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
0 2 0 2

The previous meeting of the teams was on 12/30/2022 and ended in a 7-2 win for the Oilers. Zach Hyman was the main reason for Edmonton’s triumph back then. He played 14:48 and earned 3 points by scoring two goals and assisting once. On the other half of the court, it was Daniel Sprong who contributed the most, scoring 1 goal for a total of 17:48 of game time. The Oilers’ goalie, Stuart Skinner, faced 38 shots and managed to save 36 of them. The Kraken had Martin Jones at goal, but he was unable to affect the final outcome, allowing four of all 27 shots to end in the net. When it comes to the latest five encounters, the Edmonton Oilers won three and the Seattle Kraken triumphed twice.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team12-30-202210-07-202209-26-202212-18-202112-03-2021
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
75 053
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
2 33 3 4

Edmonton Oilers Form

*Last 10 Edmonton Oilers Games - 4:4:2
12-31-202212-30-202212-27-202212-23-202212-21-202212-19-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-202212-12-2022
1:2vs Winnipeg Jets2:7@ Seattle Kraken1:2@ Calgary Flames2:5vs Vancouver Canucks3:6@ Dallas Stars4:3@ Nashville Predators3:4vs Anaheim Ducks3:4vs St. Louis Blues3:6@ Nashville Predators2:1@ Minnesota Wild

It wasn’t the best game for the Edmonton Oilers on 12/31, as they were defeated 1-2 by the Winnipeg Jets on home ice. Klim Kostin was the best for the Oilers, as he earned 1 point for 15:04 of playing time on the night. He had one shot on goal and scored it. Jack Campbell gave his all and ended the match saving 15 out of the total 17 shots he came across, but despite that, his side was unable to prevail. The team is 4-4-2 in the last ten games and is on a one-match losing streak. The franchise is 9-10-1 when performing on home ice throughout the season. The Oilers will be out on the ice for their next game on Thursday, January 5th, when they are set to face the New York Islanders at home.

Edmonton Oilers Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    136.00
  • Goals Against
    127.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Edmonton Oilers Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Stuart Skinner

    Games Played:23
    Saves Percentage:0.917
    Shutouts:1
  • Top Skater

    Connor McDavid

    Games Played:38
    Goals:32
    Assists:40

Edmonton Oilers Missing Players

NONE

Seattle Kraken Form

*Last 10 Seattle Kraken Games - 4:5:1
01-01-202312-30-202212-28-202212-22-202212-20-202212-18-202212-15-202212-13-202212-11-202212-09-2022
4:1vs New York Islanders2:7vs Edmonton Oilers2:3vs Calgary Flames6:5@ Vancouver Canucks5:2vs St. Louis Blues3:2vs Winnipeg Jets3:2@ Carolina Hurricanes6:2@ Tampa Bay Lightning2:5@ Florida Panthers4:1@ Washington Capitals

Seattle Kraken met the New York Islanders on 01/01/2023 at home, and the game finished with a 4-1 score in the hosts’ favor. Eeli Tolvanen stood above the other Seattle players, finishing the game with 1 point. He spent 12 minutes and 53 seconds skating and sent two shots on target. One of those made it past the netminder. Goalie Martin Jones was another key figure for the Kraken, as he ended the clash with a 0.912 save percentage. The team had won four of the previous ten games, while losing five during the regular season and one in overtime or shootouts. The Kraken are on a 1-game winning run at the moment. When visiting, they are 9-4-2 throughout the campaign. The team will be on the ice again on Thursday, January 5th, when the Seattle Kraken are scheduled to play against the Toronto Maple Leafs at their opponents’ arena.

Seattle Kraken Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    121.00
  • Goals Against
    115.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Seattle Kraken Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Martin Jones

    Games Played:25
    Saves Percentage:0.888
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Andre Burakovsky

    Games Played:35
    Goals:10
    Assists:18

Seattle Kraken Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Edmonton Oilers
Edmonton Oilers
1 1 0 2
Seattle Kraken
Seattle Kraken
0 4 1 5
Edmonton OilersSeattle Kraken
  • Score

    2
    5
  • PP Opportunities

    3
    2
  • PP Goals

    1
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Edmonton OilersvsSeattle Kraken
  • 1`12:08
    -
    Daniel Sprong2 minutes for Tripping Klim Kostin
  • 1`12:47
    Ryan NugentHopkinsLeon Draisaitl, Zach Hyman
    1-0
  • 2`00:48
    Connor McDavidMattias Janmark, Brett Kulak
    2-0
  • 2`04:21
    Evan Bouchard2 minutes for Interference Oliver Bjorkstrand
    -
  • 2`04:44
    2-1
    Matty BeniersDaniel Sprong, Justin Schultz
  • 2`05:15
    2-2
    Jaden SchwartzMatty Beniers, Adam Larsson
  • 2`12:42
    2-3
    Yanni GourdeEeli Tolvanen, Justin Schultz
  • 2`15:48
    2-4
    Jared McCannAlex Wennberg, Jaden Schwartz
  • 3`00:52
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