Ottawa Senators (9-18-2) vs. Calgary Flames (17-10-6)
January 13, 2022 9:00 pm EDT
The Line: Calgary Flames -239 / Ottawa Senators +204; Over/Under: +6
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The Ottawa Senators and Calgary Flames meet Thursday in NHL action at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Ottawa Senators look to snap a three-game losing streak. The Calgary Flames look to snap a three-game losing streak.
The Ottawa Senators are averaging 2.7 goals per game and are scoring on 19.1 percent of their power play opportunities. Josh Norris leads Ottawa with 14 goals, Drake Batherson has 19 assists and Brady Tkachuck has 82 shots on goal. Defensively, the Ottawa Senators are allowing 3.7 goals per game and are killing 78.1 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Anton Forsberg has allowed 36 goals on 391 shots faced, and Filip Gustavsson has allowed 40 goals on 373 shots.
The Calgary Flames are averaging 3.1 goals per game and are scoring on 22.3 percent of their power play opportunities. Andrew Mangiapane leads Calgary with 18 goals, Johnny Gaudreau has 23 assists and Matthew Tkachuk has 115 shots on goal. Defensively, the Calgary Flames are allowing 2.4 goals per game and are killing 84.2 percent of their opponent’s power plays. Jacob Markstrom has allowed 52 goals on 706 shots faced, and Dan Vladar has allowed 25 goals on 277 shots.
The Senators are 16-49 in their last 65 road games and 7-19 in their last 26 overall. The Flames are 9-4 in their last 13 Thursday games and 2-7 in their last 9 overall. The under is 9-1 in Senators last 10 Thursday games. The over is 5-1 in Flames last 6 overall. The Senators are 5-12 in the last 17 meetings in Calgary.
The Ottawa Senators aren’t a team you should be looking to back, as they’ve been in rough shape most of the season, and they currently haven’t played in nearly two weeks. The Calgary Flames have had their recent struggles as well, but they’ve shown us more this season overall, and they’ve beaten up on the Senators over the years, especially at home. Give me the Flames and the PL for max betting value.