Lightning vs Flames Prediction - NHL Picks 1/21/23

Calgary Flames (21-16-9) vs Tampa Bay Lightning (29-14-1)

Game Info: Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 3:00 pm (Scotiabank Saddledome)

Betting Odds: Calgary Flames -120 / Tampa Bay Lightning -105 --- Over/Under: 8.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds

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The Tampa Bay Lightning and Calgary Flames face off on Saturday in an NHL showdown at Scotiabank Saddledome. When these two teams faced off on November 17th it was the Lightning that secured the 4-1 victory. 

Lightning Betting Preview

The Lightning comes into this game with a 29-14-1 record and they have gone 12-10-0 away from home. In the last game against Edmonton Oilers, the Lightning scored three goals, but the defense gave up five goals. Brayden Point finished the game with one goal and one assist. Tampa Bay is averaging 3.61 goals while their defense is giving up 2.91 goals per game. The offense is ranked 5th while the defense is ranked 13th. Nikita Kucherov has scored 18 goals and added 47 assists. 

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Flames Betting Preview

The Flames come into this game with a 21-16-9 record overall and they have gone 12-8-2 at home. In the last game against the Colorado Avalanche the offense scored only a goal and that led to the three point defeat. Over the last two games the Flames have scored only two goals total. The Flames are averaging 3.04 goals while their defense is giving up 2.96 goals per game. The offense is ranked 23rd while the defense is ranked 15th. They are averaging 34.96 shots per game which is 3rd best in the league. Elias Lindholm has scored 14 goals and added 27 assists. 

Lightning vs Flames Trends

The Lightning are 14-3 in their last 17 games on Saturday. The under is 4-0 in the Flames last four home games. The over is 4-1 in the Lightning’s last five in the fourth game of a 4-of-6 days situation. The under is 5-1-2 in the Lightning’s last 8 when their opponent scores 2 goals or less in their previous game.

Shane’s Free NHL Pick

The Flames offense has been a big issue in each of the last two games, and that is going to continue here. The Lightning are giving up 2.91 goals per game and their defense is going to step up in a big way here. Tampa Bay’s offense will score three or four goals and that will be enough to secure the victory. Back the Lightning on the money line. 

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