The Calgary Flames have paid out on the NHL moneyline in each of their last five games at home but they’ll be looking to avoid falling into an 0-3 series hole on Tuesday night when they host the Anaheim Ducks in Game 3 of a second-round set.
The Ducks ran their series lead to 2-0 on Sunday night with a 3-0 victory over the Flames as -220 home favorites on the NHL betting lines at the online sportsbooks. Anaheim was also a 6-1 home winner in Game 1 of the best-of-seven set last week, grabbing the victory as -191 favorites in that contest.
Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Opening Odds and Betting Line
The visiting Anaheim Ducks opened as -126 moneyline favorites in this one at most online sportsbooks tracked at Odds – VSB
, including BetOnline. The total opened at 5.5 for those preferring over under betting, watch for the line updates during the day at Bodog.
Computer Prediction: Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Pick
Odds – VSB
computer prediction formulas pick a 3.4-2.8 win for the Ducks on Tuesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.
Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
49-34-7 Calgary battles the Ducks, currently with a 57-24-7 mark. The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 39-46-5 for the Flames and 39-44-5 for the Ducks. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Calgary vs Anaheim injuries news.
According to new NHL Power Rankings here at Odds – VSB
, it’s the No. 11-ranked Calgary Flames and the No. 25-rated Anaheim Ducks in this matchup.
How Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Stats Match Up
Offensively, the game matches up the Calgary Flames No. 8-ranked offense (2.89 goals per game) against a Anaheim Ducks defense that ranks No. 17 at 2.68 goals per game allowed. The Flames powerplay has clicked at a 19.06% rate while the Ducks have a 81.51% rate on the penalty kill.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Flames were a 3-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Ducks. That made winners of bettors who got Anaheim at -220 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for OVER bettors.
Anaheim Ducks vs Calgary Flames Betting Odds Trends
Anaheim is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Anaheim’s last 6 games
Anaheim is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Anaheim is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Calgary
Calgary is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Calgary’s last 10 games at home
Calgary is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Anaheim
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary’s last 5 games when playing Anaheim
Next Betting Matchups
Anaheim at Calgary, Friday, May 8th