Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks 12/13/2021 Predictions, Previews and Spread
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Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks 12/13/2021 – The Sportsline NHL picks are up are running as the Calgary Flames take on the Chicago Blackhawks from United Center in Chicago, Illinois. The Flames will enter this game sitting at the second spot in the Pacific Division play. The Chicago Blackhawks are seventh in the Central Division play and they hope to rebound from their last defeat. The Flames are in desperate need of a victory as they enter this game riding a four-game losing skid. Calgary will try to use this opportunity to break their losing streak.
Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks 12/13/2021
When: Monday, December 13, 7:30 PM ET
Where: United Center, Chicago, Illinois
TV: NHL NET
Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks 12/13/2021 Betting Odds:
Despite their four-game losing streak, the Flames are just one game behind the Anaheim Ducks at the top. Calgary will enter this game with a 15-7-6 record on the season. In their last game, their defense gave up four goals against the Boston Bruins while their offense scored only two. The leader with 17 goals is Andrew Mangiapane and the leader with 30 points is Johnny Gaudreau. Calgary is touching 22.2 percent with their power play and is reaching 85.7 percent with their penalty kill.
Players to watch: J. Gaudreau LW (G 10, A 20, PTS 30), E. Lindholm C (G 11, A 16, PTS 27), M. Tkachuk LW (G 12, A 11, PTS 23).
The Blackhawks are coming into this game holding a 10-15-2 record on the season. Chicago is behind the Dallas Stars and is ahead of the Arizona Coyotes. In their last game, they lost against the Toronto Maple Leafs with a 5-4 final score. The leading scorer with 14 goals is Alex DeBrincat while the leader with 23 points is Seth Jones. The Blackhawks are reaching an average of 17.1 percent with their power plays and are touching close to 80 percent with their penalty kill. Chicago will need plenty of support from their defense to get past the Flames.
Players to watch: S. Jones D (G 3, A 20, PTS 23), P. Kane RW (G 7, A 15, PTS 22), A. DeBrincat LW (G 14, A 6, PTS 20).
Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks Betting Predictions
Calgary are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Chicago’s last 5 games against Calgary.
Flames vs Blackhawks Betting Picks
Calgary is stronger than the Blackhawks as they are surrendering only 2.21 goals to opponents. The Blackhawks are touching an average of 2.19 goals and the NHL best bets are against Chicago to win.
Score Prediction: Flames 3, Blackhawks 1.