Coyotes vs. Flames - 11/29/14 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Calgary Flames (14-8-2) at Arizona Coyotes (9-11-3)
NHL Hockey: Saturday, November 29, 2014 at 10:00 pm (Gila River Arena)
The Line: Arizona Coyotes -120 / Calgary Flames +109 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
TV: FSAZ, RSNW
The Calgary Flames and Arizona Coyotes play Saturday night at the Gila River Arena.
The Calgary Flames have won five of their last seven games and hanging around in the tough Pacific. The Flames are led by an offense that’s averaging three goals per game and has produced 12 goals in their last four games. The Calgary Flames have scored four power play goals in their last four games and have won nine of their last 10 games when scoring at least three goals. Jiri Hudler leads Calgary with 10 goals, Mark Giordano has 18 assists and Sean Monahan has 64 shots on goal. The Flames are allowing 2.6 goals per game and have allowed a power play goal in three of their last six games. Jonas Hiller has allowed 39 goals on 449 shots faced and Karri Ramo has given up 22 goals on 247 shots. This wraps up a three-game road trip for the Flames.
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The Arizona Coyotes have lost four of their last five games and are dropping quickly in the Pacific. The Coyotes are allowing three goals per game and have allowed seven goals in their last three games. The Arizona Coyotes haven’t allowed a power play goal in four of their last five games and have lost eight of their last 10 games when allowing three or more goals. Devan Dubnyk has allowed 15 goals on 203 shots and Mike Smith has given up 55 goals on 512 shots faced. Offensively, the Coyotes are averaging 2.4 goals per game and have scored a pp goal in five of their last eight games. Shane Doan and Mikkel Boedker have combined for 14 goals, Keith Yandle has 13 assists and Oliver Ekman-Larsson has 74 shots on goal.
The Flames are 5-2 in their last 7 games playing on 2 days rest and 7-2 in their last 9 vs. Western Conference. The Coyotes are 0-4 in their last 4 home games and 6-2 in their last 8 vs. Pacific. The Flames are 0-4 in the last 4 meetings in Arizona and the home team is 17-4 in the last 21 meetings.
The Flames haven't won in Arizona for quite some time and the home team has owned this series for many years. Give me the Coyotes.