For people looking to place a bet on the upcoming matchup between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday at 4:00 PM ET, is Nikita Kucherov a player who is a good bet to find the back of the net? We dissect all the stats in the article below.

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Will Nikita Kucherov score a goal against the Oilers?

Odds to score a goal this game: +125 (Bet $10 to win $12.50 if he scores a goal)

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Kucherov stats and insights

  • In seven of 16 games this season, Kucherov has scored -- and four times he scored multiple goals.
  • He has not played against the Oilers yet this season.
  • On the power play, Kucherov has accumulated four goals and seven assists.
  • He has a 15.5% shooting percentage, attempting 4.2 shots per game.

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Oilers defensive stats

  • The Oilers are 22nd in goals allowed, conceding 55 total goals (3.7 per game) in the NHL.
  • So far this season, the Oilers have not shut out an opponent. They are averaging 21.4 hits and 12 blocked shots per game.

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Kucherov recent games

Date Opponent Points Goals Assists Time On Ice Home/Away Result
11/16/2023 Blackhawks 1 0 1 23:08 Away W 4-2
11/14/2023 Blues 0 0 0 20:46 Away L 5-0
11/9/2023 Blackhawks 1 1 0 25:02 Home L 5-3
11/7/2023 Canadiens 2 1 1 21:50 Away W 5-3
11/6/2023 Maple Leafs 4 2 2 22:38 Away L 6-5 OT
11/4/2023 Senators 5 1 4 21:04 Away W 6-4
11/2/2023 Blue Jackets 0 0 0 20:04 Away L 4-2
10/30/2023 Kraken 0 0 0 23:26 Home L 4-3 OT
10/26/2023 Sharks 1 0 1 15:38 Home W 6-0
10/24/2023 Hurricanes 1 0 1 16:37 Home W 3-0

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Lightning vs. Oilers game info

  • Game Day: Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+ and BSSUN
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+

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