Friday's NHL Predictions
Calgary is in desperate need of a win on Friday in the NHL when the Flames host the Chicago Blackhawks at 9:30PM ET.
Calgary is just 7-10-0 on the season and are 9 points behind Vancouver in the Northwest Division. The Flames have scored 47 goals on the year and have allowed 52 goals. The Flames are 4-5-0 at home this season.
Chicago is 10-9-2 on the season and they trail Detroit by 3 points in the Central Division. The Blackhawks have scored 62 goals on the season and allowed 59. They are 5-2-2 on the road.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook Sportsbook.com have made the Chicago a favorite in this game with a betting line of -118 while Calgary has a line of +109. The over/under goal total has been set at 5.5. Here is a look at the trends and my pick for tonight’s game.
Chicago Blackhawks vs. Calgary Flames, 9:30PM ET (View Matchup)
The Blackhawks have won 8 of the last 10 games in Calgary and 20 of the last 28 overall games against Chicago. The Flames are just 1-7 in their last eight games.
NHL FREE PICK: CHICAGO -118
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