|NHL Flames vs. Ducks Picks & Predictions for October 16, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Wednesday, 16 October 2013 14:36|
Flames vs. Ducks Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Ducks are -205 money line favorites over the Flames, who are +188 on the ML. The over/under total, meanwhile, is currently sitting at 5.5 goals for tonight’s contest.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Ducks opened as -180 money line favorites but their odds have shot up to -205, while the Flames’ odds have gone from +165 up to +188. Calgary heads into tonight’s game with a 3-0-2 overall record and is 1-0-1 on the road this season, while Anaheim is 4-1-0 overall and 2-0-0 at home.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 81% of bettors favor the Ducks. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 5-2 in the last seven meetings between these two teams and 8-2 in the last 10 meetings in Anaheim. The under is also 4-0-1 in the Flames’ last five road games versus a team with a home winning percentage of greater than .600 and 2-0-2 in their last four games versus a team with a winning record. On the other side, the under is 13-3 in the Ducks’ last 16 games playing on two days of rest and 32-15-4 in their last 51 games when their opponent allows two goals or less in their previous contest.
WEDNESDAY NHL FREE PICK: FLAMES/DUCKS UNDER 5.5