Oilers Vs Kings: Game 5 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Betting Preview, Tips And Picks – May 10, 2022

Written By PlayPicks Staff on May 9, 2022

The Edmonton Oilers and Los Angeles Kings square off in Game 5 of the NHL Playoffs First Round on Tuesday, May 10, beginning at 10:00 PM ET. The series is tied up at 2-2. The latest betting lines show that the Kings are +195 on the moneyline and the Oilers are -225 to win this matchup. This game has an over/under set at 6.5 goals.

The insights in this article use the latest odds as of May 10, 2022 at 9:13 PM ET. Head to the table below for the latest lines for this matchup and click here to get the best DraftKings Sportsbook deposit bonus!

Oilers Vs Kings Betting Odds

Injury Report as of May 10

Oilers: Derek Ryan: Questionable (Undisclosed)

Kings: Drew Doughty: Out (Wrist), Viktor Arvidsson: Out (Lower Body), Carl Grundstrom: Questionable (Undisclosed), Sean Walker: Out (Lower Body)

Computer Picks

Moneyline Pick Oilers
Total Pick Under (6.5)
Spread Pick Oilers (-1.5)

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Oilers Vs Kings Team Stats

Oilers Avg. (Rank) Kings Avg. (Rank)
3.48 (7th) Goals Scored 2.87 (20th)
3.06 (17th) Goals Allowed 2.84 (8th)
33.9 (10th) Shots 34.9 (5th)
32.2 (20th) Shots Allowed 28.5 (2nd)

Oilers Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Connor McDavid 80 44 79 123 314 10 +28
Leon Draisaitl 80 55 55 110 278 24 +17
Zach Hyman 76 27 27 54 213 5 -10
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 63 10 40 50 153 1 +3
Evan Bouchard 81 12 31 43 205 2 +9

Kings Key Players

Name GP GOALS ASST PTS SHOTS PP GOALS PLUS/MINUS
Anze Kopitar 81 19 48 67 210 5 -5
Adrian Kempe 78 35 19 54 247 6 -2
Phillip Danault 79 27 24 51 194 2 +15
Trevor Moore 81 17 33 50 202 1 +23
Viktor Arvidsson 66 20 28 48 227 4 +2

Betting Trends

  • The Oilers have gone 40-18 when listed as a moneyline favorite this season.
  • Based on this contest’s moneyline, the Oilers’ implied win probability is 69.2%.
  • This season the Kings have won 19 of the 49 games, or 38.8%, in which they’ve been an underdog.
  • The Kings have a 33.9% chance to win this game based on the implied probability of the moneyline.
  • Edmonton and its opponent have gone over 6.5 combined goals in 45 of 86 games this season.
  • Los Angeles has combined with its opponent to score over 6.5 goals in 32 of 86 games this season.
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