Moneyline favors Canucks in battle with Flames
Calgary Flames vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
Vancouver will try to be nasty hosts on Saturday when the Calgary Flames pay a visit to Rogers Arena.
The Canucks bring a 6-2-2 record to the battle against the 3-3-2 Flames. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Vancouver go 1-7-2 so far and the Flames go 4-3-1.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 14-ranked Canucks and the No. 11-rated Flames in this matchup.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vancouver's No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 2.8 goals per game, against a Flames defense that ranks No. 26 at 3.5 goals allowed. The Canucks power play is averaging 15.7% while the Flames defense kills off 70.4% of their penalties.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Blue Jackets on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Flames at -110 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
In their last action, Vancouver was a 4-1 winner on the road against the Wild. Bettors on Vancouver at -115 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Columbus are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Flames at Canucks trends to consider:
Calgary is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games
Calgary is 4-11 SU in its last 15 games when playing Vancouver
Calgary is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Calgary is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Vancouver's last 6 games at home
Vancouver is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Vancouver is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Vancouver's last 9 games
Calgary home to Minnesota, Monday, February 11
Vancouver home to Minnesota, Tuesday, February 12