Flames vs. Oilers Free Pick
EDMONTON, ALBERTA (ATS Consultants) - The Flames will look to notch their seventh consecutive victory over the Oilers tonight when the two teams clash at 9:00PM ET.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Flames are -165 money line favorites over the Oilers, who are +149 money line underdogs. The total, meanwhile, is sitting at 5.5 goals.
The Flames are in third place in the Pacific Division with just a one-point lead over the L.A. Kings. They can't afford to slip up. Fortunately they face Edmonton, a team they've defeated four times this season and six straight overall.
The Flames are led by 20-year old Sean Monahan, who is the youngest player in franchise history to reach 30 goals. They also just brought up their top pick center Sam Bennett, who was the No. 4 overall pick in the 2014 draft. He has11 goals and 13 assists in 11 games in the Ontario Hockey League and should give them another boost on offense.
SATURDAY NHL FREE PICK: CALGARY FLAMES -165