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Calgary Flames host Nashville Predators in hockey action

Nashville Predators

Calgary Flames
29-31-10 March 21, 2014, 09:00 PM | Scotiabank Saddledome 28-34-7

The hockey wagering menu sees a clash between Calgary and Nashville on Friday, with the host Flames trying to win for themselves and reward bettors who back them on the moneyline.

The Flames sit at 28-34-7 on the season; in comparison, the Predators are currently 29-31-10. Looking to wager on the totals? Calgary is 30-36-3 OU, and Nashville is 27-30-13 OU.View Nashville Predators vs Calgary Flames Odds and Stats.

The Flames were listed earlier today as -121 moneyline Favorite at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark (including Bovada, while oddsmakers set the opening total around 5.5.

According to new NHL Power Rankings here, it's the No. 6-ranked Flames and the No. 17-rated Predators in this matchup.

In their last action, Nashville was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Canucks. Bettors on Vancouver at -133 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.

Calgary won its last outing, a 3-1 result against the Sabres on March 18. Bettors who backed the Flames at -175 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (4) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Calgary's No. 26-ranked offense (2.43 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 24 at 2.97 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 15.35% rate while the Predators have a 79.9% rate on the penalty kill.

Next up:
Nashville at Chicago, Sunday, March 23rd
Calgary at Edmonton, Saturday, March 22nd