Calgary Flames home to Kings in hockey betting action
Los Angeles Kings vs Calgary Flames Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Calgary and Los Angeles on Wednesday, with the host Flames trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Flames sport records of 5-6-3 heading into this matchup, while the Kings sit at 6-6-2 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 8-5-1 for the Flames and 4-6-4 for the Kings.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Kings listed earlier today as favorites of 114 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5, depending on the book.
This game matches up the No. 13 (Flames) and the No. 18 (Kings) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Calgary's No. 12-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Kings defense that ranks No. 15 at 2.6 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 26% rate while the Kings have a 80.6% rate on the penalty kill.
In their last action, Los Angeles was a 3-1 winner on the road against the Oilers. Bettors on Los Angeles at -125 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Calgary was a 4-0 loser on the road against the Coyotes. Bettors on Phoenix at -157 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Los Angeles Kings Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Dallas are 5-5
After playing Edmonton are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Phoenix are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Kings at Flames trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Los Angeles' last 11 games when playing Calgary
Los Angeles is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Los Angeles' last 7 games when playing on the road against Calgary
Los Angeles is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Calgary's last 11 games when playing Los Angeles
Calgary is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Los Angeles
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Calgary's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Calgary's last 7 games at home
Los Angeles home to Colorado, Saturday, February 23
Calgary home to Minnesota, Saturday, February 23