Photo: flickr Writer: Jimmy Gold
On Friday in the NHL, we've got a match-up between the Nashville Predators and the Edmonton Oilers. The Nashville Predators are coming off a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Thursday. James Neal scored once for the Nashville Predators. Ryan Ellis had a multi goal game. Filip Forsberg scored in the third period. Filip Forsberg is currently in the top bunch for his team offensively. Viktor Arvidsson was dishing some apples with two assists. Anthony Bitetto had an assist. Viktor Arvidsson was dishing some apples with two assists. The Nashville Predators are playing in a back-to-back in this one.
It looks like Cam Talbot will get the call in this one. His team gave him a large workload in his last game, allowing 3 goals on 31 shots. Cam Talbot has a 1.57 GAA in his last 3 games.
Pekka Rinne should start in net for this game. In Rinne's latest appearance, he faced 26 shots and allowed 1 goals. He has posted a 1.72 GAA and 0.939 SV% in his last 7 games against the Edmonton Oilers.
The Edmonton Oilers are 13-8-2 when playing at home this season. The Nashville Predators have been not up to par when playing on the road with a 8-12-2 record. The Edmonton Oilers have gone 8-3 when playing Western-Central opponents this season. The Nashville Predators have gone 10-9 when playing Western-Pacific opponents this season. Oilers have gone 3-9 when taking on winning teams. The Edmonton Oilers are 3-11 when playing a team with a winning record.
All of the value in this line is on the road club. Take the Nashville Predators here.
Game Time: 9:05 PM ET
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