Flames vs. Canucks Game 5 Odds
VANCOUVER, BC (TheSpread) – The Vancouver Canucks look to avoid elimination tonight when they face the Calgary Flames in Game 5 of their series at 10PM ET.
Vancouver is 49-32-5 on the season and 25-16-2 at home while Calgary is 48-31-7 on the season and 23-18-2 on the road. The Flames picked up a 3-1 win in Game 4 to take a 3-1 lead in this series. The Flames have now won five of their last six against the Canucks and the two have pushed or hit the under in six of their last seven meetings.
According to oddsmakers at the online sports book Bovada.lv, Vancouver is favored at home in this game, as the Canucks are getting odds of -145 to win, while the Flames are getting a money line of +130 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5 goals.
The Flames were able to get a 3-1 win over the Canucks in Game 4 despite being outshot by a tally of 29-22. Calgary goalie Jonas Hiller was the real leader in the win, as he recorded a total of 28 saves. Jiri Hudler led the Calgary attack, as he had one goal and one assist. Henrik Sedin scored the lone Vancouver goal in the loss.