Calgary Flames vs. Ottawa Senators - 11/15/14 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Ottawa Senators (8-4-4) at Calgary Flames (10-6-2)
NHL Hockey: Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 10:00 pm (Scotiabank Saddledome)
The Line: Calgary Flames -127 / Ottawa Senators +115 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
The Ottawa Senators travel to Scotiabank Saddlebank to take the ice with the Calgary Flames.
The Ottawa Senators go in search of consecutive victories when they travel to the Scotiabank Saddlebank on Saturday. The Senators look to build on their 4-3, overtime victory at Edmonton where they exploded for three first period goals before eventually surviving a late Oilers rally. Mike Hoffman won it at 2:39 of the extra session for his second marker of the contest with Milan Michalek and Alex Chiasson also lit the lamp with Craig Anderson recording 34 stops as Ottawa ended a three game slide. Edmonton received goals from Jordan Eberle, Leon Draisaitl and Jeff Petry while Ben Scrivens stopped 26 shots as the Oilers lost for the 6th time in eight games.
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The Calgary Flames will be looking for another win when Ottawa comes to town on Saturday night. The Flames will be looking to continue the momentum of their 5-3 victory over visiting Arizona on Thursday. Paul Byron was the offensive star with a pair of tallies with David Jones, Mark Giordano and Sean Monahan adding goals with Jonas Hiller getting the win with 20 saves. Slumping Arizona received goals from Antoine Vermette, Shane Doan and Joe Vitale while Mike Smith struggled between the pipes with all five goals allowed on 25 shots. The Coyotes have now dropped three straight and six of the last nine contests.
Over is 10-0-1 in Senators last 11 when their opponent scores 5 goals or more in their previous game and the over is 4-0 in Senators last 4 road games with the under is 7-1 in Senators last 8 Saturday games. For Calgary the over is 6-1 in Flames last 7 overall and is 4-1 in Flames last 5 vs. Eastern Conference while going 4-1 in Flames last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. Head to head the Senators are 1-6 in the last 7 meetings in Calgary while the home team is 4-1 in the last 5 meetings with the Senators going 4-9 in the last 13 meetings. The trends say the Flames have fared well in this match up although not goalies have been confirmed fo I lean Calgary...