Arizona Coyotes at Edmonton Oilers - 3/28/22 NHL Picks and Prediction

Arizona Coyotes at Edmonton Oilers - 3/28/22 NHL Picks and Prediction Photo by Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports

Edmonton Oilers (36-25-5) vs Arizona Coyotes (20-40-4)

Game Info: Monday, March 28, 2022 at 9:30 pm (Rogers Place)

Betting Odds: Edmonton Oilers -341 / Arizona Coyotes +299 --- Over/Under: 6.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

The Edmonton Oilers host the Arizona Coyotes in Monday NHL Action.

The Arizona Coyotes come into this road contest with an overall record of 20-40-4. Through 64 games, the Coyotes are 8th in the Central Division. On the season, they have found the net 166 times, good for a rank of 32nd among NHL teams. Heading into the game, Arizona is the 27th ranked defensive team, allowing opponents to score at an average rate of 3.56 goals per game. So far, the Coyotes have a strength of schedule rating of 7th in the league. When diving into their opponent-adjusted scoring margin, they come into this game as the 31st ranked team in the NHL.

The Edmonton Oilers get set to host the Arizona Coyotes with an overall record of 36-25-5. This mark places them 3rd in the Pacific division. Through 66 games, the Oilers have scored 227 goals, giving them an average of 3.39. This output gives them a rank of 6th among NHL teams. On defense, Edmonton is the 22nd ranked unit, giving up 3.26 goals per contest. So far, the Oilers have played the 18th toughest schedule in the league. And, when taking into account Edmonton's scoring margin relative to the quality of their competition, they come in with a power ranking of 14th in the NHL.

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Through 64 games, the Arizona Coyotes goal and overall scoring leader is Clayton Keller with 62 points. He has reached his mark of 27 goals, on a shooting percentage of 15.9%. So far, 15.0% of his goals have come during power play time. Behind him is Nick Schmaltz, who has 25 assists to go along with his 19 goals. While on the ice, his offensive production has led to a plus-minus rating of +9. Arizona's top goalie is Scott Wedgewood, who is giving up an average of 3.16 goals per game.

Through 66 games, Edmonton's leading goal scorer is Leon Draisaitl. With his 47 goals and 47 assists, he is the second in overall points, coming in at 94. On the season, he is turning 21.3% of his shots into goals. In addition, the Oilers have benefited from the strong play of Connor McDavid, who is the team's overall leader in points. In Edmonton's 66 games, he has come up with 35 goals on a shooting percentage of 14.1%. While on the ice, his offensive production has led to a plus-minus rating of +14. Edmonton's top goalie is Mikko Koskinen, who is giving up an average of 3.17 goals per game. In his 38 games played, he has come up with a quality start just 39 percent of the time.

On the season, the Arizona Coyotes have a per-game scoring differential of -1.03. Things haven't gone any better on the road as they are losing road games by an average of -0.91 goals. As the Arizona Coyotes get set to take on the Oilers, they have a below .500 record over their past five games, going 1-4. During this stretch, they have scored 13 goals, accounting for 41.0% of the scoring in these contests. If the Coyotes hope to break out of their slump, they need to pick up their offensive play. During this stretch, they have outscored their average of 3.56 goals, just 1 time. Even though Edmonton is coming off a blowout loss to Calgary, look for the Oilers to bounce back with a win over Arizona.





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