Calgary Flames vs Detroit Red Wings Odds
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Calgary duelling Detroit on Tuesday at Joe Louis Arena.
The Red Wings currently sports a record of 4-3-1. The Flames are 1-3-2. Betting totals have seen the Red Wings post a 5-3 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Flames have gone 3-2-1 against the number.
Bettors looking to side with the Red Wings in this one will find them as -168 favorites on the NHL money line. Betting the over under instead? It was hovering near 5.5 at its open earlier today.
The Red Wings sit at No. 16 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Flames sit at a No. 11 on the same chart.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Detroit's No. 14-ranked offense (2.8 goals per game) against a Flames defense that ranks No. 29 at 4 goals per game allowed. The Red Wings powerplay has clicked at a 11.1% rate while the Flames have a 68.4% rate on the penalty kill.
The Flames were a 3-2 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Blackhawks. That made winners of bettors who got Chicago at -106 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 4-2 result against the Blue Jackets on February 2. Bettors who backed the Blue Jackets at +120 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (6) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Detroit Red Wings Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing Edmonton are 7-3
After playing Columbus are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few Flames at Red Wings trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Calgary's last 11 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Calgary is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Calgary is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games when playing Detroit
Calgary is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Detroit's last 11 games when playing at home against Calgary
Detroit is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Calgary
Detroit is 11-4 SU in its last 15 games when playing at home against Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Detroit's last 10 games at home
Calgary at Columbus, Thursday, February 7
Detroit at St. Louis, Thursday, February 7