Flames at Avalanche 4/15/19 - NHL Picks & Predictions
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Calgary Flames vs. Colorado Avalanche
NHL: 10:00 PM EST
Apr. 15, 2019
Latest Odds : CAL -125 Total 6
The Flames are going to try to figure out how to bounce back from the loss they had to Colorado in the last game that allowed the Avs to even the series up. Now, what is going to be interesting is to see if the Flames are able to show up defensively for the entire game or if they are going to falter and allow the Avs to hang with them the entire game and finally be able to take down the Flames again in overtime.
Mike Smith was the goalie in the net for the Flames in the loss. He was very impressive in the net with a total of 36 saves. He did have 28 equal strength saves, 2 power play saves and 6 short handed saves in the game.
The Avalanche sent Philipp Grubauer to the net and he was able to get a total of 37 saves in the game. He managed to get 26 equal strength saves, 4 power play saves, and a total of 5 short handed saves in the game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Flames are 4-0 in their last 4 games as a road favorite of -201 or greater.
Avalanche are 6-0 in their last 6 home games.
Under is 4-0 in Flames last 4 vs. a team with a losing record.
Under is 5-0 in Avalanche last 5 Conference Quarterfinals games.
Free Betting Pick: Colorado Avalanche +115
The Avalanche are coming into this game with the confidence that they are able to beat the Flames. However, the Avalanche are going to have to keep the game close and finally be able to take down the Flames in the game and that makes the difference in the game. Final Score Prediction, Colorado Avalanche win 3-2.