Friday's NHL Prediction
CALGARY, Alberta (TheSpread) – The Colorado Avalanche and Calgary Flames jockey for position in the Northwest Division on Friday in the NHL. Here is a breakdown of my pick for this game.
Colorado is 20-12-5 on the season having scored 129 goals and allowed 120. The Avalanche is 10-6-3 on the road and winners in 7 of their last 10 games.
Calgary is 16-18-3 on the season having scored 100 goals and allowed 107. The Flames are 10-7-0 at home and have won 5 of their last 10 games.
Oddsmakers from online sportsbook Sportsbook.com have given Colorado betting odds of +108 for tonight’s game while Calgary has been given odds of -117. The over/under for goals scored has been set at 5.5. Here is a look at the trends and my pick for tonight’s game.
Colorado Avalanche vs. Calgary Flames, 9PM ET (View Matchup)
Colorado has won 7 of its last 10 games against Calgary and its last 4 in Calgary. The road team has won the last 5 games in this series as well while the under has hit in 6 of the last 8 games in this series. Colorado is my pick as the Avalanche are strong on the road and the Flames are struggling. Look for the Avs to sneak out a 1-goal win.
NHL FREE PICK: COLORADO AVALANCHE +108