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Calgary is currently 10th in the Western Conference with a record of 25-22-5 in the NHL standings. In the Pacific Division, they sit in 5th place. On the road, the Flames have gone 13-11-4 this season.
Heading into the game, Calgary has won four straight games and is 6-4 in their last ten games. They have been the underdog in 28 of their 52 games this season and have gone 13-12-3 in those games.
Calgary comes into the game with a puck line record of 27-25 and has gone 3-0 against the puck line in their last three games. So far this year, the Flames have gone 16-12 against the puck line on the road, and their average scoring margin on the road is +.1 goals per game.
As the underdog, Calgary has gone 20-8 against the puck line, and their average scoring differential when not favored is even. The Calgary Flames have 16 wins by multiple goals compared to 14 losses by more than one goal.
The average goal total for Calgary’s games is sitting at 6.2. The average over/under line for the season is 6.2. The Flames come in with an over/under record of 29-22-1.
The Rangers want to confirm their Metropolitan dominance
At home this season, the Rangers have gone 17-7-0, and they are currently on a four-game winning streak. In the Eastern Conference, New York is in third place and has a record of 33-16-3. Over their last five games, the Rangers have gone 4-1, and they have won each of their last two games when they have been favored.
Heading into today’s game, the New York Rangers have been favored in 41 of their 52 games this season. When they have been favored, New York has gone 26-13-2, and they have won each of their last two games when they have been favored. Over their last ten games, the Rangers have gone 6-4, and they have a record of 7-4 against teams in the Metropolitan Division.
At home this season, the Rangers have a puck line record of 10-14 and an average scoring margin of +.5 goals per game. So far, they have 19 wins by multiple goals compared to 14 wins by just one goal.
Overall, New York’s puck line mark is 25-27, and they have gone 15-26 against the puck line when favored. In their last 10 home games, the Rangers have a puck line record of 5-5.
The average goal total for New York’s games is sitting at 6.1. The average over/under line for the season is 6.1. The Rangers come in with an over/under record of 27-22-3.
Let’s see the Flames vs Rangers Betting prediction below:
|CALGARY FLAMES vs NEW YORK RANGERS
|Location of the Game: Madison Square Garden, New York
|Date and Time: Monday, February 12th 7:00 ET
|Reason: 2023-2024 NHL Regular Season
|How to watch: watchlivesports.co
AI Predictions and Sport Betting AI Picks
|Sport Betting AI PICKS
AI Picks: New York Rangers 4 – Calgary Flames 3
Sport Betting AI Picks: ATS Flames +1.5 | ML Rangers -159 | OVER 6
Flames vs Rangers Betting Odds
Calgary Flames Game Analysis
On offense, the Flames are averaging 3.1 goals per game which is 14th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 10th in the league. This season, the Flames have a 13-11 record in games where they outshoot their opponent. In games with fewer shots on goal, they hold a 11-11 record.
In terms of defense, the Flames head into the game ranked 14th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 29.9 shots per game against Calgary. So far, they are 23rd in shutouts, achieving 2 shutouts. In the case of the NHL injuries, Dan Vladar (Lower Body), A.J. Greer (Foot) and Dillon Dube (Personal).
New York Rangers Game Analysis
In terms of their offensive performance, the Rangers are averaging 3.2 goals per game this season, putting them in the 10th spot in the NHL. When it comes to shots on goal per game, they are ranked 9th in the league. New York’s offense is currently ranked 7th in power play goals. When it comes to shorthanded goals, they are 24th in the league, according to the NHL team stats.
Defensively, the Rangers come into the season ranked 26th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 28.1 shots per game against New York. For the season, they are ranked 24th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts. Filip Chytil (Upper Body) is out of this matchup, affecting its NHL player stats.
Calgary Flames vs New York Rangers Head-to-Head
The last three times the Flames have travelled to take on the Rangers, they are 2-1. The last last three times that the Flames have faced off against the Rangers as the underdog, they are 2-1 vs. the spread.
Going back to the last five Flames vs Rangers matchups, the over/under record in these games is 3-2 with a combined average of 5 goals per contest.