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Phoenix Coyotes vs Calgary Flames Odds
NHL wagering interest swings to the Calgary vs Phoenix battle on Sunday at Scotiabank Saddledome as the Flames try to defend home turf and reward moneyline bettors.
Calgary battles the Coyotes, currently with a 8-6-3 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 8-7-1 for the Flames and 8-8-1 for the Coyotes.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Coyotes listed earlier today as favorites of 110 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
This game puts the Flames, most recently No. 13 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Coyotes, who rate a No. 15 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Calgary's No. 16-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Coyotes defense that ranks No. 13 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 23.2% rate while the Coyotes have a 83.6% rate on the penalty kill.
The Coyotes were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Oilers. That made winners of bettors who got Edmonton at +115 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for PUSH bettors.
The Flames were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Wild. That made winners of bettors who got Calgary at -115 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Edmonton are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few Coyotes at Flames trends to consider:
Phoenix is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Phoenix's last 14 games on the road
Phoenix is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Calgary's last 6 games at home
Calgary is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
Calgary is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Phoenix
Phoenix at Vancouver, Tuesday, February 26
Calgary at Minnesota, Tuesday, February 26