|NHL Hurricanes vs. Flames Picks & Predictions for December 12, 2013|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 12 December 2013 15:12|
Hurricanes vs. Flames Free Pick
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Flames are -109 money line favorites over the Hurricanes, who are +101 on the ML. Carolina is 13-13-6 overall and 6-7-2 on the road, while Calgary is 11-15-4 overall and 5-7-3 at home. The total for this game is sitting at 5.5 goals.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Flames opened at -104 on the money line but their odds have climbed to -109, while the Hurricanes’ also opened at -104 but their odds dropped to +101. The total has stayed at 5.5 after opening at that same number.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers that have currently been placed on this game, 54% of bettors favor the Hurricanes. This information is subject to change, however, so click on the link provided for the most updated public betting stats.
NHL FREE PICK: Take Calgary. According to latest NHL trends, the Hurricanes are 2-5 in their last seven games versus the Flames and 0-4 in their last four games in Calgary, while the home team is 4-0 in the last four meetings between these two teams. The Canes are also 4-12 in their last 16 games versus Western Conference opponents, 2-6 in their last eight games versus Pacific opponents and 3-8 in their last 11 road games.
THURSDAY NHL FREE PICK: CALGARY FLAMES -109