Edmonton Oilers vs Calgary Flames 05/20/2022 – The Edmonton Oilers will continue to take on the Calgary Flames in an entertaining best-of-seven series from Scotiabank in Saddledome Calgary, Alberta. The Flames are coming off one of their biggest victories in their playoffs and they already hold the upper hand against the Oilers. Calgary is playing this game at home and the NHL playoff betting guide has predicted the Flames to win this game and cover the spread once again. Edmonton is not a perfect match for the Flames but they are expected to win a few games at home.
Edmonton Oilers vs Calgary Flames 05/20/2022
When: Friday, May 20, 10:30 PM ET
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta
Edmonton Oilers vs Calgary Flames 05/20/2022 Betting Odds:
|Edmonton Oilers||+1.5 (-192)||6.5 o (-116)||+151|
|Calgary Flames||-1.5 (+137)||6.5 u (-116)||-189|
"The message from me is I want to go out there & be the backbone & help this team stay calm & show that with my play."
Much like Round 1, Mike Smith looks to use a Game 1 setback as fuel to fire his resolve for Game 2. https://t.co/RekUMTTjRu
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) May 19, 2022
The Edmonton Oilers failed to make it past the Flames in their last game despite scoring six goals with their offensive unit. Defensively, the Oilers failed against the Flames as they gave up nine goals in return. The Oilers have Connor McDavid as their leader in scoring with 18 points and five goals. The assists leader with six is Leon Draisaitl. Mike Smith is holding a save percentage of .930 and is holding an average of 2.68.
Players to watch: Connor McDavid C (G 44, 17 79, 30), 123), Leon Draisaitl C (G 55, 17 55, 30), 110), Zach Hyman LW (G 27, 17 27, 30), 54).
The Flames were on fire last night after taking out the Oilers in an unforgettable game. Calgary’s incredible performance has given them the advantage and they are all set to take out the Oilers once again. Calgary’s offensive unit seems to be dominating the Oilers and their defensive gameplay has not been too bad in the postseason. Overall, the Flames have a better team than the Oilers and they are all set to continue their success.
Players to watch: Johnny Gaudreau LW (G 40, 17 75, 30), 115), Matthew Tkachuk LW (G 42, 17 62, 30), 104), Elias Lindholm C (G 42, 17 40, 30), 82).
Edmonton Oilers vs Calgary Flames Betting Predictions
Edmonton are 11-5 SU in their last 16 games.
Oilers are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Calgary.
Edmonton are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Edmonton’s last 7 games played on a Friday.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Edmonton’s last 5 games played on a Friday when on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Calgary’s last 10 games.
Calgary are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary’s last 5 games against Edmonton.
Calgary are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games at home.
Calgary are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Edmonton.
Oilers vs Flames Betting Picks
Calgary has been amazing with their performance and they will continue to build on their success with the NHL betting picks on their side. Take the Flames to win their second straight game and cover the spread.
Score Prediction: Flames 6, Oilers 3.