Coyotes at Flames 2/18/19 - NHL Picks & Predictions
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Arizona Coyotes vs. Calgary Flames
NHL: 4:00 PM EST
Feb. 18, 2019
Latest Odds : CAL -225 O/U 6
The Arizona Coyotes look for a second straight victory on Monday when they continue their trip north of the board in a visit to the Calgary Flames. The Coyotes defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday 2-0. Darcy Kuemper posted a shutout in net for the Coyotes stopping all 21 shots he faced, while Josh Archibald and Alex Galchenyuk scored for Arizona.
Calgary won its most recent outing by defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-4 snapping a four-game losing streak. The Flames scored four goals in the second period and then held on in the end to defeat Pittsburgh. Andrew Mangiapane opened the scoring for Calgary while Michael Frolik, Austin Czarnik, Travis Hamonic and Sam Bennett each scored one goal as well.
Alex Galchenyuk leads the Coyotes in goals scored with 13. Clayton Keller is the leader in assists with 27 and points with 38. In goal, Darcy Kuemper is 14-14-5 with a goals against average of 2.68and save percentage of .914. On the season, Arizona is 28th in goals per game at 2.59 and 10th in goals against at 2.86.
Johnny Gaudreau leads the Flames in goals scored with 29, in assists with 49 and points with 78. Goalie David Rittich is 20-5-5 with a goal’s against average of 2.66 and save percentage of .911. The Flames are 2nd in goals scored at 3.66 and 14th in goals against at 2.93.
Recent Betting Trends:
Arizona is 2-9 in the last 11 when its opponent scores 5 or more goals the previous game
The UNDER has cashed in 3 of the Coyotes last 5
Calgary is 22-7 in its last 29 on 1 day’s rest
The OVER has cashed in each of the Flames last 5 versus Pacific division teams
Free Betting Pick: Calgary Flames -225
Calgary has owned the Coyotes winning 12 of the last 14 on its home ice versus Arizona and 9 of the last 12 overall against the Coyotes. Calgary has won 12 of the last 17 versus an opponent with a losing record overall and 6 of its last 8 on home ice. The Flames like Monday’s as well winning each of the last 4 played on that day. Final Score Prediction, Calgary Flames win 4-1.