Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers 01/22/2022 Tips, Forecast and Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers 01/22/2022 – At one point, the Edmonton Oilers boasted a 16-5-0 card. Several weeks later, the team found itself in a serious slump. On Saturday night, the Oilers will attempt to put a stop to their losing streak anew as they host the Calgary Flames inside the Rogers Place in Alberta. The Flames are coming off an impressive 5-1 win over the Florida Panthers but their performance seems to be not enough to gain the favorite tag in the latest NHL Odds. Calgary is pegged at +113 as visitors while the hosts are offered at -125. The match will start at 10:00 PM Eastern Time with live coverage on ESPN+ and NHL.TV.
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers 01/22/2022
When: Saturday, January 22, 10:00 PM ET
Where: Rogers Place, Edmonton, Alberta
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers 01/22/2022 Betting Odds:
The Flames pulled off a stunner on Tuesday against the Panthers – currently the league leaders. The victory earned Calgary the much needed confidence heading to Saturday’s showdown in Alberta, especially after fighting through a four-game losing skid. The team remains in a good position to make a good run ahead of the crucial stages of the season, but accompanying it is the narrower allowance for mistakes. The race in the Pacific is getting tighter as the season goes on. The Flames know that a win against the Oilers this weekend will give them a significant boost in their campaign.
Players to watch: J. Gaudreau LW (G 15, A 28, PTS 43), M. Tkachuk LW (G 17, A 18, PTS 35), E. Lindholm C (G 12, A 18, PTS 30).
Stuck at 38 points, the Oilers are now left with the second-worst record in the Pacific. The last time the team tasted a victory was a week before Christmas day when they prevailed over the Seattle Kraken, 5-3. Amidst the frustrating stretch, Edmonton is not having any excuse, insisting that their focus right now is to solve the puzzle that is the extended losing skid. Darnell Nurse said that there is “no fountain of tricks” to get out of the slump, reiterating that the Oilers simply need to show up and play hard.
Players to watch: L. Draisaitl C (G 26, A 28, PTS 54), C. McDavid C (G 19, A 34, PTS 53), R. Nugent-Hopkins C (G 3, A 23, PTS 26).
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers Betting Predictions
Calgary are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Edmonton are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games.
Flames vs Oilers Betting Picks
It’s about time to end the nightmare for Edmonton. After a series of painful losses, the Oilers will finally be back on the winning track as they are about to take down the Flames at home and justify the NHL Betting Lines.
Score Prediction: Flames 3, Oilers 5.