Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers Betting Matchup Report

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Jan 26, 10:00 PM | Scotiabank Saddledome

Edmonton Oilers vs Calgary Flames Odds

2-1-0TEAM RECORD0-2-1

A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Edmonton duelling Calgary on Saturday at Scotiabank Saddledome.

The Flames are 0-2-1 so far on the season. The Oilers, meanwhile, are 2-1. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Calgary go 1-1-1 and the Oilers go 1-2 on the totals.

View Edmonton vs Calgary Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Calgary sat as -121 favorites. The total was set at 5.5.

Power Rankings:
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Flames at No. 23 and the Oilers at No. 24 heading into this contest.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Calgary's No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.3 goals per game, against a Oilers defense that ranks No. 13 at 3 goals allowed. The Flames power play is averaging 36.4% while the Oilers defense kills off 83.3% of their penalties.

In their last action, Edmonton was a 2-1 winner at home against the Kings. Bettors on Edmonton at +105 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Calgary was a 3-2 loser in its last match on the road against the Canucks. They lost as +162 underdogs, while the total score of 5 made winners of UNDER bettors.

Edmonton Oilers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 0-10
Before playing Detroit are 1-9
After playing Los Angeles are 1-9
After a win are 2-8

Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Vancouver are 8-2
After a loss are 2-8

A few Oilers at Flames trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Edmonton's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Edmonton's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Edmonton's last 7 games when playing on the road against Calgary
Edmonton is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Calgary is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing at home against Edmonton
Calgary is 16-3 SU in its last 19 games when playing Edmonton
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Calgary's last 7 games when playing at home against Edmonton
Calgary is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Edmonton home to Colorado, Monday, January 28
Calgary home to Colorado, Thursday, January 31

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