NHL Game Preview - Flames underdogs vs Ducks at Calgary
Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Odds
The Anaheim Ducks will look to grab a road win when they take on the Flames in Calgary at Scotiabank Saddledome on Monday in hockey odds action.
The Flames bring a 0-1 record to the battle against the 1-0 Ducks. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Calgary go 0-0-1 so far and the Ducks go 1-0.
If you're going with the Flames in this one, they're listed as moneyline underdogs of +100 on most hockey betting menus for Monday's contest.
The Flames - Ducks odds would favor the Ducks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Calgary is rated No. 23 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Anaheim is at No. 21.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Calgary's No. 25-ranked offense (1 goals per game) against a Ducks defense that ranks No. 16 at 3 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 33.3% rate while the Ducks have a 50% rate on the penalty kill.
In their last action, Anaheim was a 7-3 winner on the road against the Canucks. Bettors on Anaheim at +140 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (10) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
In their last action, Calgary was a 4-1 loser at home against the Sharks. Bettors on San Jose at -130 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (5) sent PUSH bettors home happy as well.
Anaheim Ducks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Vancouver are 6-4
After playing Vancouver are 7-3
After a win are 2-8
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing San Jose are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
A few Ducks at Flames trends to consider:
Anaheim is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Calgary
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Anaheim's last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim's last 6 games on the road
Anaheim is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Calgary is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games when playing at home against Anaheim
Calgary is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games
Calgary is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Anaheim
Anaheim home to Vancouver, Friday, January 25
Calgary at Vancouver, Wednesday, January 23