Calgary Flames vs Colorado Avalanche Odds
The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Colorado and Calgary on Thursday, with the host Avalanche trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.
The Avalanche sport records of 7-8-3 heading into this matchup, while the Flames sit at 7-7-4 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 6-10-2 for the Avalanche and 9-8-1 for the Flames.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 28-ranked Avalanche and the No. 19-rated Flames in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.4 goals per game, against a Flames defense that ranks No. 28 at 3.4 goals allowed. The Avalanche power play is averaging 14% while the Flames defense kills off 76.2% of their penalties.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Wild on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Wild at -142 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 3-2 loser as they battled the Sharks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Sharks at -192 were rewarded, while the 5 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing San Jose are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Flames at Avalanche trends to consider:
Calgary is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Calgary's last 5 games
Calgary is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Calgary's last 9 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 9 games when playing at home against Calgary
Colorado is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Colorado is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games when playing Calgary
Calgary home to Vancouver, Sunday, March 3
Colorado at Columbus, Sunday, March 3