NHL Playoff Picks: Canucks vs Oilers

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The Vancouver Canucks and the Edmonton Oilers will be playing their final game against each other tonight, and only one team will advance to the next stage of the playoffs. Which team will you be supporting? In this NHL Playoff Picks: Canucks vs Oilers article, I will give you the best picks and all the information about both teams.

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Vancouver Canucks vs Edmonton Oilers

The Vancouver Canucks started the sixth game against the Oilers strongly, controlling the game in the first part. However, things didn’t go well in the second period. I expected them to lose, but not as badly as they did with a score of 5-1. Now, they will be playing in their home stadium in front of their fans, giving them an amazing opportunity to eliminate the Oilers and advance to the next stage of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs.
On the flip side, the Edmonton Oilers had a great win, and I was surprised by how they played. Evan Bouchard was undoubtedly the best player of the match, making two assists and scoring one goal. Now, they are on the road and will be playing at the Canucks’ stadium, a challenging task, especially given their numerous losses there.

 

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Vancouver Canucks vs Edmonton Oilers
SportsbookVancouver Canucks Moneyline OddsEdmonton Oilers Moneyline Odds
BetOBet+133-172
iBet+138-164
PowerPlay Sports+138-175
Odds were correct at the time of writing. Please check the specific site for the most up-to-date odds.
SportsbookVancouver Canucks Puck Line OddsEdmonton Oilers Puck Line Odds
BetOBet(-227) +1.5(+150) -1.5
iBet(-200) +1.5(+158) -1.5
PowerPlay Sports(-200) +1.5(+150) -1.5
Odds were correct at the time of writing. Please check the specific site for the most up-to-date odds.

How the game will play out

The Oilers and the Canucks are now tied, and both teams need to win this game to advance to the next round. Many people are once again favoring the Oilers as the big favorites and viewing the Canucks as the underdogs. To be honest, I think this game could go either way. However, if I had to pick a winner, I would go with the Canucks, mainly because they have had such a good season and I believe they can get the win.

My pick: The Vancouver Canucks to win this game.

Vancouver Canucks Injury Report

  • Ilya Mikheyev
  • Thatcher Demko
  • Tucker Poolman
  • Brock Boeser

Edmonton Oilers Injury Report

  • Adam Henrique

These were my NHL Playoff Picks: Canucks vs Oilers. You can check our online sportsbook reviews for all the details about Canadian sportsbooks. Have a look at SNNOW to watch all NHL games.

About the Author

João Pedro Freitas

João Pedro Freitas has been working in online gambling since 2022, being the most recent addition to the team. He loves to write sports articles and likes to analyse all kinds of sports, especially soccer and UFC. João focuses on writing content and creating strategies to ensure that the team is up to date on all Canadian and American sports.
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