Canucks vs. Flames Pick
Two Canadian rivals meet tonight when the Calgary Flames host the Vancouver Canucks at 9PM ET. Will the two pile up the goals?
Calgary is 25-28-3 overall, 16-13 at home and 28-24 with the over. Vancouver is 22-23-12 overall, 13-10-7 on the road and 23-20 with the under. Calgary has won five of the last seven meetings between these two, including two of three meetings this year. These two have pushed or hit the under in four of their last six meetings.
According to oddsmakers at RealBets, the Flames are favored at home in this game, as Calgary is getting odds of -155 to win, while the Canucks have a money line of +140 on the road. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 5.5 goals.
Vancouver has not scored over 2 goals in seven of their last eight games. That's why they've lost seven of nine. Vancouver is 43-21-8 with the under in their last 72 vs. Pacific Division opponents. Calgary is 5-1 with the under in their last 6 Friday games and 33-15-3 with the under in their last 51 after allowing 5 goals or more in their previous game.
FRIDAY’S NHL FREE PICK: CANUCKS/FLAMES UNDER 5.5