Hockey odds preview - Calgary vs. Phoenix
|4-2-2||October 22, 2013, 10:00 PM | Jobing.com Arena||5-2-2|
Calgary pays a visit to Phoenix on Tuesday, hoping to shut down the Coyotes snipers in hockey action at Jobing.com Arena.
Phoenix battles the Flames, currently with a 4-2-2 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 5-3-1 for the Coyotes and 4-4 for the Flames.
View Calgary Flames vs Phoenix Coyotes Odds and Stats.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Flames listed earlier today as underdogs of 195 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5.5, depending on the book.
The Coyotes - Flames odds would favor the Flames if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Phoenix is rated No. 20 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Calgary is at No. 18.
In their last action, Calgary was a 3-2 winner on the road against the Kings. Bettors on Calgary at +220 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
Phoenix won its last outing, a 5-2 result against the Red Wings on October 19. Bettors who backed the Coyotes at -111 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (7) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Phoenix's No. 11-ranked offense (3 goals per game) against a Flames defense that ranks No. 27 at 3.5 goals per game allowed. The Coyotes powerplay has clicked at a 15.62% rate while the Flames have a 69.23% rate on the penalty kill.
Calgary at Dallas, Thursday, October 24th
Phoenix at Los Angeles, Thursday, October 24th