Flames open as moneyline underdog vs Blues
St. Louis Blues vs Calgary Flames Odds
The St. Louis Blues will look to grab a road win when they take on the Flames in Calgary at Scotiabank Saddledome on Sunday in hockey odds action.
The Flames bring a 11-14-4 record to the battle against the 17-11-2 Blues. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Calgary go 17-10-2 so far and the Blues go 17-10-3.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 21-rated Flames and the No. 6-ranked Blues, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Calgary's No. 13-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Blues defense that ranks No. 16 at 2.8 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 21.6% rate while the Blues have a 81.9% rate on the penalty kill.
St. Louis was a 3-0 winner in its last match on the road against the Oilers. They won as -151 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 5-1 loser as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -141 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
St. Louis Blues Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Tampa Bay are 3-7
After playing Edmonton are 6-4
After a win are 5-5
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few Blues at Flames trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of St. Louis' last 9 games when playing on the road against Calgary
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of St. Louis' last 5 games
St. Louis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Calgary's last 5 games
Calgary is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Calgary's last 9 games when playing at home against St. Louis
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary's last 5 games at home
St. Louis home to Edmonton, Tuesday, March 26
Calgary at Chicago, Tuesday, March 26