Calgary Flames vs Winnipeg Jets, 2 PM MT, Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary AB
Calgary Flames 29-13-6 (64 pts) - Winnipeg Jets 22-19-8 (52 pts)
TV: SNW - Radio: Sportsnet 960
Odds: Calgary (-115) Winnipeg (-105) O/U: 6
|Calgary Flames||Winnipeg Jets|
|1st Pacific||Division||6th Central|
|21.7 (11th)||PP||21.2 (14th)|
|85.3 (3rd)||PK||75.2 (27th)|
|Mangiapane (25)||Goals Leader||Connor (29)|
|Gaudreau (63)||Points Leader||Connor (54)|
|Gudbranson (49)||PIM||Dubois (56)|
|Markstrom (.927)||Save%||Comrie (.916)|
Starting Goalies (E=Expected, C=Confirmed)
Calgary: Markstrom (E)- 22-10-5, 2.09 GAA, .927 SV%
Winnipeg: Hellebuyck (E)- 17-17-7, 2.82 GAA, .913 SV%
Winnipeg: Bryan Little (Head/IR-LT), Nathan Beulieu (LBI/IR), Nickolaj Ehlers (Knee/IR-LT), Andrew Copp (UBI/Out), C.J. Suess (UBI/IR), Cole Perfetti (UBI/Out), Dylan Samberg (UBI/IR)
Just The Facts (Mostly Facts)
-The Flames can tie a franchise record with their 10th win in a row this afternoon, which is a record currently owned by the 2016-17 Flames.
-Calgary has been dominating at home and it’s been a long time coming. Calgary has won 9 out of their last 10, including 9 straight at the Dome. That push has taken their home record from 4-4-4 to a very solid 13-4-4.
-Elias Lindholm is quietly getting it done at home. He has scored in seven straight games with 8 goals and a total of 12 points over that stretch.
-The Flames have struggled with Winnipeg at home, losing 6 out the last 10 times the Jets have come to Calgary.
-Winnipeg is seeing their season slip away as they sit at 6th in the Central Division and have gone 5-6-3 in their last 14.
-Connor Hellebuyck has had the Flames number lately, winning 8 of his last 10 starts against the Flames.
-The Winnipeg PP has been struggling finding itself a meek 5 for it’s last 20.
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What’s Happening With The Opposition?
Winnipeg Jets SBN Coverage: Arctic Ice Hockey
Last Time Out
Calgary Flames 2 - Seattle Kraken 1
Winnipeg Jets 2 - Edmonton Oilers 4
Players To Watch
Elias Lindholm (C): goals in 7 straight games
Blake Wheeler (F): 12 points in last 5 games
On The Struggle Bus
Nate Schmidt (D): 2 goals in last 35 games
Last Time They Tangled
11/27: Calgary Flames 2 - Winnipeg Jets 4