Oilers vs Flames Game 5 Betting Odds
When: May 26, 2022, at 9:30 p.m. EDT
Venue: Scotiabank Saddledome – Calgary, AB
Oilers vs Flames Game 5 Betting Preview
The Battle of Alberta could come to an end Thursday night when the Edmonton Oilers visit the Calgary Flames. Edmonton took care of business at home and now are just one game away from a Western Conference Finals berth. This game will air live on ESPN.
Through 11 games, Connor McDavid leads Edmonton with 25 points and 19 assists. Evander Kane has a team high 12 goals. The Oilers are scoring 4.27 goals per game and are allowing 3.00 goals.
Johnny Gaudreau has had a nice postseason and leads the Flames with 13 points and 11 assists. Elias Lindholm has a team high five goals. Calgary is scoring just 2.82 goals per game and allow 3.09 goals.
Oilers vs Flames Game 5 Betting Trends
- Edmonton are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
- Edmonton are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games against Calgary.
- Edmonton are 8-4 SU in their last 12 games on the road.
- Edmonton are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Calgary.
- The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Edmonton’s last 13 games played on a Thursday when on the road.
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- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary’s last 6 games.
- Calgary are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
- The total has gone OVER in 4 of Calgary’s last 5 games against Edmonton.
- Calgary are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games at home.
- Calgary are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Edmonton.
- The total has gone OVER in 6 of Calgary’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Pacific Division
Oilers vs Flames Game 5 Pick & Prediction
Last time out, Edmonton took control of the series with a 5-3-win Tuesday night. Edmonton took a three-goal lead in the first period, but the Flames scored the next three goals to tie the game up midway through the third period. The Oilers were not phased as Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scored the game winning goal with just under four minutes remaining in the game. Nugent-Hopkins and Evander Kane each had two goals in the win.
Jacob Markstrom stopped just 21 of the 25 shots he faced, and Calgary killed off two of the four Edmonton power plays. Mike Smith saved 29 of the 32 shots on his net, and the Oilers killed off two of the three Flames power plays.
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