Calgary Flames vs Vegas Golden Knights Betting Odds & Prediction
March 07, 2019
The teams faced each other in the reverse fixture on Wednesday evening and the Flames were also on the road at the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday evening. Before that, their last result was a 6-2 loss on home-ice to the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday evening. That was a second straight loss, following a run of seven consecutive wins.
The Flames are averaging 3.55 Goals per Game, which places them 4th in the overall NHL standings. Defensively they are allowing 2.85 Goals per Game (tied 10th overall). Johnny Gaudreau is the top player for both goals and assists for the Flames, with 30 and 54 respectively.
Following Wednesday meeting with the Flames, the Golden Knights had a road trip to the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday evening. Their last result prior to those games was a 3-0 win on home-ice against the Canucks on Sunday afternoon.
The Golden Knights are averaging 2.96 Goals per Game (tied 17th overall), while they are allowing 2.76 Goals per Game (7th overall). On an individual basis, Alex Pacioretty has 21 goals to his credit, while Alex Tuch has recorded 27 assists.
In terms of our NHL prediction for this game, the last couple of results have been disappointing for the Flames, but they are a class outfit and with home-ice advantage and plenty of goals in the team, they have to be the tips on the Money Line odds to take the points.
Pick: Money Line – Calgary Flames