Flames vs. Blue Jackets NHL Free Pick
COLUMBUS, OH (The Spread) – Will the Flames and Blue Jackets have trouble generating offense when they clash tonight at 7:00PM ET.
ODDS: Oddsmakers have installed the Blue Jackets as –106 money line favorites over the Flames (-102), while the over/under total for this game is currently sitting at 5.5 goals. Calgary enters the game at 8-9-1 and 4-4-0 on the road, while Columbus is 4-13-2 overall and 3-6-1 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blue Jackets opened as a +100 money line underdog at the Las Vegas Hilton but their odds have completely flipped to –105. The over/under total has stayed steady at 5.5 goals.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the 750-plus wagers placed on tonight’s game, 71% of NHL public bettors currently favor the Flames. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NHL FREE PICK: Take the under. According to latest NHL trends, the under is 7-2 in the last nine meetings between these two teams in Columbus and 18-8 in the last 26 meetings overall. The under is also 7-2-1 in the Jackets’ last 10 home games and 5-1-1 in the Flames’ last seven road games.
MONDAY NHL FREE PICK: FLAMES/BLUE JACKETS UNDER 5.5