Blackhawks vs. Oilers Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

Blackhawks vs. Oilers Prediction and Odds - Jan 28, 2023

The Edmonton Oilers and Chicago Blackhawks are scheduled to meet in of the NHL at Rogers Place on Saturday, with puck drop at 10:00PM ET.

Dimers' best betting picks for Blackhawks vs. Oilers, plus game predictions, betting odds and touchdown scorer probabilities, are featured in this article.


Who will win Blackhawks vs. Oilers?

Based on trusted machine learning and data, has simulated Saturday's Blackhawks-Oilers NHL matchup 10,000 times.

Dimers' proven predictive analytics model, DimersBOT, currently gives the Oilers a 74% chance of beating the Blackhawks.

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Blackhawks vs. Oilers Current Odds

  • Puck Line: Oilers -1.5 (-175), Blackhawks +1.5 (+145)
  • Moneyline: Oilers -400, Blackhawks +345
  • Total: Over/Under 6.5 (-125/+115)

Puck Line, Moneyline and Over/Under

The Oilers are currently -1.5 favorites versus the Blackhawks, with -175 at PointsBet the best odds currently available.

For the underdog Blackhawks (+1.5) to cover the puck line, PointsBet also has the best odds currently on offer at +145.

BetMGM currently has the best moneyline odds for the Oilers at -400, which means you can risk $400 to win $100, for a total payout of $500, if they get the W.

Meanwhile, PointsBet currently has the best moneyline odds for the Blackhawks at +345, where you can bet $100 to profit $345, earning a total payout of $445, if they win.

The Over/Under sits at 6.5 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -125, while DraftKings Sportsbook currently has the best odds for the Under at +115.

As always, make sure you check all of the sportsbooks that are available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

According to DimersBOT, the Oilers (-1.5) are a 54% chance of covering the puck line, while the Over/Under total of 6.5 goals is a 52% chance of going Over.

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Best Bets for Blackhawks vs. Oilers


Every time you see a 🔥, you know you've found one of our best bets today across all sports.

Our best bets are based on detailed simulations and betting intelligence to bring you the best possible plays every time.

Although the Oilers are more likely to cover the puck line, our best bet of Blackhawks +1.5 is based on the chance of that happening, according to DimersBOT, and the best odds available.

And while the Oilers are more likely to win the game, according to DimersBOT, betting on the Blackhawks moneyline is the best option due to the 3.5% edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges seen on is pivotal to achieving long-term profitability as a bettor.

Furthermore, despite the Over being more likely to hit on this occasion, Under 6.5 is our best bet owing to the better odds (+115) that are available from DraftKings Sportsbook.

Blackhawks vs. Oilers Prediction

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Dimers has full betting coverage of Saturday's Blackhawks-Oilers matchup, including pregame predictions, free betting picks, and live win probabilities.

Blackhawks vs. Oilers Player Props

Who will score an anytime goal in Blackhawks vs. Oilers? The data is in.

Featured below are the most likely first goal and most likely anytime goal scorers for both the Blackhawks and Oilers.

And you know what, we provide this information to you for FREE to help you select the best prop bets for Saturday's game.

According to DimersBOT, Edmonton's Connor McDavid is most likely to score the first goal in Blackhawks vs. Oilers.

DimersBOT gives McDavid an 11.1% chance of scoring the first goal at Rogers Place, while the Oilers star is a 51.6% chance of netting an anytime goal.

Scroll down for the full list of first and anytime goal scorer probabilities.


First Goal Scorer Probabilities

Chicago Blackhawks

  • Patrick Kane: 6.0% probability
  • Andreas Athanasiou: 4.6% probability
  • Taylor Raddysh: 4.0% probability
  • Max Domi: 3.7% probability
  • Jonathan Toews: 3.5% probability

Edmonton Oilers

  • Connor McDavid: 11.1% probability
  • Leon Draisaitl: 9.4% probability
  • Zach Hyman: 8.0% probability
  • Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: 5.1% probability
  • Ryan McLeod: 2.6% probability

Anytime Goal Scorer Probabilities

Chicago Blackhawks

  • Patrick Kane: 29.5% probability
  • Andreas Athanasiou: 24.9% probability
  • Taylor Raddysh: 22.7% probability
  • Max Domi: 21.7% probability
  • Jonathan Toews: 19.6% probability

Edmonton Oilers

  • Connor McDavid: 51.6% probability
  • Leon Draisaitl: 48.2% probability
  • Zach Hyman: 38.8% probability
  • Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: 29.2% probability
  • Klim Kostin: 16.7% probability

Don't forget, DimersBOT updates frequently, so keep an eye on this page for the latest betting insights before Blackhawks vs. Oilers on Saturday January 28, 2023.


Blackhawks vs. Oilers 2023 Game Info

Saturday's game between the Oilers and Blackhawks at Rogers Place is scheduled to commence at 10:00PM ET.

  • Who: Chicago Blackhawks vs. Edmonton Oilers
  • Date: Saturday January 28, 2023
  • Time: 10:00PM ET / 7:00PM PT
  • Venue: Rogers Place

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Kevin Hansen has a track record of delivering high-quality content. He writes about all sports, but his favorites are the NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL. Kevin enjoys crunching the numbers and using data-driven insights to take on the sportsbooks. The majority of Kevin's time is spent writing about sports betting. His love for data and analytics drove him into the world of sports betting. Finding an edge in sports betting can take a long time, but Kevin believes it is well worth the effort. Kevin is just as passionate about sports as you are, and he empowers fellow bettors to become more educated through simple, actionable betting tips. It can be difficult to navigate the world of sports betting, which is where Kevin comes in to make it as simple as possible for you to pick a winner.

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