Oilers vs. Wild Prediction: Odds, Puck Line & Insights for February 23

The Edmonton Oilers (33-18-2) are the favorites on their home ice against the Minnesota Wild (26-24-6) on Friday, February 23. The Oilers are -185 on the moneyline to win against the Wild (+150) in the game, which starts at 9:00 PM ET on ESPN+, BSNX, and BSWIX.

Get ready for this matchup by checking out our prediction for who will emerge with the victory in Friday's hockey action.

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Oilers vs. Wild Game Info

  • When: Friday, February 23, 2024 at 9:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+, BSNX, and BSWIX
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta

Prediction: Who will win the Oilers vs. Wild game?

Computer picks for Oilers vs Wild
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Oilers (-1.5) Over (6.5) Oilers 4 Wild 2

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Oilers Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • In its last 10 contests Edmonton has gone 6-3-1 overall, with a 5-4-0 record against the spread.
  • Edmonton went over in five of its last 10 contests.
  • The Oilers' past 10 games have averaged 0.1 fewer goals than the over/under of 6.5 set for this matchup.
  • In their past 10 games, the Oilers are scoring 1.0 more goal per game than their season-long average.

Wild Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • Minnesota possesses a 5-5-0 line against the spread while going 6-3-1 overall in its last 10 games.
  • In its past 10 contests, Minnesota has hit the over four times.
  • The Wild and their opponents have combined to score an average of 6.0 goals over their past 10 games, 0.5 less than the 6.5 total goals set for this matchup.
  • In their last 10 games, the Wild and their opponents are scoring 1.7 more goals per game than their season-long game scoring average, 8.4 goals.

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Oilers Top Performers

  • Connor McDavid ranks first on Edmonton this season with 64 assists. He has also scored 21 goals for 85 total points.
  • Stuart Skinner has gone 25-12-2 in the net this season after conceding 103 goals (2.7 goals against average), recording 962 saves, and compiling a .903 save percentage.
  • McDavid leads Edmonton with his +25 plus-minus on the season.

Wild Top Performers

  • With 59 points (a team high), Kirill Kaprizov is leading the way for Minnesota this season.
  • Minnesota's Filip Gustavsson is 15-13-3 between the pipes, with an .894 save percentage (48th in the league) and a 3.3 goals against average.
  • With a +14 plus-minus rating, Joel Eriksson Ek is tops on Minnesota.

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Oilers Injuries

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: Illness (Questionable)

Wild Injuries

Marcus Foligno: Lower Body (Out), Jared Spurgeon: Hip/Back (Out For Season), Zach Bogosian: Upper Body (Questionable), Sam Hentges: Undisclosed (Out), Patrick Maroon: Back (Out)

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