Edmonton
Oilers
Stadium Rogers Place
35-38-9 Overall | 12-15-2 PACIFIC 7th
TEAM STATSGFGAPOWER PLAY
Oilers232274 21.17%
Schedule
Regular season
Wed  10/2
vs
Canucks
10:00pm
Sat  10/5
vs
Kings
10:00pm
Tue  10/8
@
Islanders
7:00pm
Thu  10/10
@
Devils
7:00pm
Sat  10/12
@
Rangers
1:00pm
Mon  10/14
@
Blackhawks
8:30pm
Wed  10/16
vs
Flyers
9:30pm
Fri  10/18
vs
Red Wings
9:00pm
Sun  10/20
@
Jets
7:00pm
Tue  10/22
@
Wild
8:00pm
Team Outlook and Scouting Report

PLAYOFF FORECAST

They have a 4.5% chance of getting past the first round of the playoffs. They have a 0.9% chance of getting past round 2. If they do manage to beat the odds and advance past round 2, their chances of winning the West is 0.3%.

REGULAR SEASON RECAP

The sum of all of their regular season money line implied probabilities (adjusted for the juice) projects to 39 wins. Their 35 actual wins was below expectation. Home ice was not an advantage, at least not in terms of meeting expectations. They were OK on the road. They went 17-24 on the road and were expected to win 17.2. Their 43.9% home win percentage was much worse than expected (53.1%).

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TEAM STRENGTHS AND WEAKNESSES

Their record should be slightly better. Since 10/3/2018 their average goal differential is -0.51 (includes playoff games) which ranks #24 in the league, but their rank based on points (per game) is #25. They are the #24 ranked team in goal differential (based on all teams' road stats) and the #25 ranked team among home teams.

OFFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (League Rank):

DEFENSIVE STATS PER GAME (Lower # is Better):

TEAM STATS AND BETTING RESULT GAMELOG

Below is a betting recap of all 82 regular games. Anyone who backed the Oilers in all of their games would be down -707 units. Against the puck line, they have lost -2046 units risking 100 units on each pick (35-47 PL). They are down against the puck line at home and on the road.

Roster
NoPlayerPosHeightWeightBirthdateEXPCOLLEGE
83 Benning, Matt D6-120305/25/1994No College
28 Brodziak, Kyle C6-220505/25/1984No College
12 Cave, Colby C6-120012/26/1994No College
39 Chiasson, Alex RW6-420810/01/1990No College
29 Draisaitl, Leon LW6-220810/27/1995No College
89 Gagner, Sam RW5-1120008/10/1989No College
45 Gambardella, Joseph LW5-1019612/06/1993No College
5 Gravel, Kevin D6-421203/06/1992No College
44 Kassian, Zack RW6-321101/24/1991No College
16 Khaira, Jujhar LW6-421208/13/1994No College
77 Klefbom, Oscar D6-321607/20/1993No College
19 Koskinen, Mikko G6-720207/18/1988No College
6 Larsson, Adam D6-320811/12/1992No College
27 Lucic, Milan LW6-323106/07/1988No College
24 Malone, Brad LW6-121305/20/1989No College
97 McDavid, Connor C6-119301/13/1997No College
93 Nugent-Hopkins, Ryan C6-018404/12/1993No College
25 Nurse, Darnell D6-422102/04/1995No College
15 Petrovic, Alexander D6-421603/03/1992No College
98 Puljujarvi, Jesse RW6-420105/07/1998No College
8 Rattie, Ty RW6-018302/05/1993No College
22 Rieder, Tobias LW5-1118601/10/1993No College
4 Russell, Kris D5-1017005/02/1987No College
2 Sekera, Andrej D6-020006/08/1986No College
32 Stolarz, Anthony G6-621001/20/1994No College