Coyotes vs. Flames - 3/28/16 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Calgary Flames (31-38-6) at Arizona Coyotes (34-34-7)
NHL Hockey: Monday, March 28, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Gila River Arena)
The Line: Arizona Coyotes / Calgary Flames --- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Calgary Flames and Arizona Coyotes square off Monday night at the Gila River Arena.
The Calgary Flames could use a win after losing 10 of their last 15 games. The Calgary Flames are averaging 2.7 goals per game and are scoring on 15.9 percent of their power plays. Johnny Gaudreau leads Calgary with 28 goals, Sean Monahan has 30 assists and Mark Giordano has 197 shots on goal. Defensively, the Calgary Flames are allowing 3.1 goals per game and are killing 75.1 percent of their power play chances. Karri Ramo has allowed 94 goals on 1,034 shots faced and Jonas Hiller has given up 76 goals on 649 shots. Hiller has allowed 12 goals in his last three games.
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The Arizona Coyotes look for another win after winning six of their last eight games. The Arizona Coyotes are averaging 2.6 goals per game and are scoring on 18.3 percent of their power plays. Shane Doan leads Arizona with 26 goals, Oliver Ekman-Larsson has 31 assists and Max Domi has 144 shots on goal. Defensively, the Arizona Coyotes are allowing 2.9 goals per game and are killing 78.4 percent of their power play chances. Louis Domingue has allowed 91 goals on 1,090 shots faced and Anders Lindback has given up 47 goals on 443 shots. Domingue has allowed three goals in his last three games.
The Flames are 16-35 in their last 51 road games and 1-7 in their last 8 Monday games. The Coyotes are 5-1 in their last 6 home games and 10-21 in their last 31 Monday games. The Flames are 3-11 in the last 14 meetings in Arizona and 0-4 in the last 4 meetings overall.
It's probably too late for the Arizona Coyotes in terms of playoffs, but they're clearly looking to finish the season strong. Meanwhile, the Flames seem to have checked out and are waiting for the offseason. Give me the home team here.