Hockey Matchup - Colorado Avalanche Calgary Flames Odds Preview
|14-21-6||January 06, 2014, 09:00 PM | Pepsi Center||26-11-4|
Calgary pays a visit to Colorado on Monday, hoping to shut down the Avalanche snipers in hockey action at Pepsi Center.
The Avalanche bring a 26-11-4 record to the battle against the 14-21-6 Flames. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Colorado go 18-21-2 so far and the Flames go 19-22.
View Calgary Flames vs Colorado Avalanche Odds and Stats.
The Avalanche were listed earlier today as -205 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.5.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Avalanche at No. 23 and the Flames at No. 28 heading into this contest.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 2-0 loser as they battled the Lightning at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Lightning at -130 were rewarded, while the 2 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Sharks at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Avalanche at +115 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 10-ranked offense, averaging 2.93 goals per game, against a Flames defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.12 goals allowed. The Avalanche power play is averaging 18.18% while the Flames defense kills off 82.71% of their penalties.
Calgary at Phoenix, Tuesday, January 7th
Colorado home to Ottawa, Wednesday, January 8th