The Calgary Flames are still far behind leading Colorado in the Western Conference standings but will try to get a step closer when they host the Edmonton Oilers at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, AL, on March 7, 2022.
- Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 7/3/2022
- Starting time – 9 PM ET
- Venue: Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, AL
Calgary Flames Stats & Form
The Calgary Flames are on top of the Pacific Division and second in the Western Conference with a 33-14-7 record.
The Flames have won 3 of the last 4 and 13 of the last 15 games. They are coming off a 4-3 overtime win over the best team in the league, the Colorado Avalanche. Elias Lindholm scored twice and Erik Gudbranson also scored in regulation before Johnny Gaudreau hit the net in overtime.
Calgary has a 15-4-5 record at home and 8-1-1 in the last 10 games. Johnny Gaudreau leads the team with 71 points, 22 of which are goals.
The Flames are sixth in the league with 3.5 scored goals per game and second with 2.5 allowed goals per game. They are also ranked second with 35.7 shots on goal per game.
Calgary has won the last 6 games when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game and 11 of the last 12 games at home.
Calgary Flames News
Coach Darryl Sutter will have the full roster available for the game against Edmonton.
Edmonton Oilers Stats & Form
The Edmonton Oilers are fourth in the Pacific Division and ninth in the Western Conference with a 30-22-4 record.
The Oilers have lost 5 of the last 7 games and are coming off a 5-2 loss against the bottom team in the Eastern Conference, the Montreal Canadiens. Evander Kane and Ryan McLeod scored for the Oilers.
Edmonton is 14-12-0 at home and 5-4-1 in the last 10 games. Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid are leading the team with 79 points each.
The Oilers are ranked 10th in the league with 3.2 goals per game on 33.2 shots on goal per game.
Edmonton has won 5 of the last 6 games after scoring 2 goals or less in their previous game and 8 of the last 11 games playing after 1 day rest.
Edmonton Oilers News
Josh Archibald, Tyson Barrie and Zack Kassian will not play for Edmonton.
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers Head-to-Head Stats
The Edmonton Oilers have won the last three and 7 of the last 10 games against the Calgary Flames. This season they played one game in which the Oilers won 5-3.
Three of the last five games between these two have ended under 5.5 goals.
Calgary Flames vs Edmonton Oilers Betting Odds
The Calgary Flames are favorites to win this game with -118 odds in their favor. The odds for Edmonton’s win are set at 230 while the draw is at 372.
The total goals margin is set at 6 with -132 to go over and 100 for under.
The Calgary Flames are the hottest team in the NHL at the moment as they have won 13 of the last 15 overall and 11 of the last 12 home games. They are coming off a road win against the only team in the West that has a better record than them which is a huge confidence boost.
Edmonton has won the last three against the Flames and are trying to get back on winning track after tough two weeks which makes them a dangerous opponent. Still, with the recent form, Calgary will win this one in a match that will go over 5.5 goals.