Jets at Flames 8/3/20 - NHL Betting Odds & Picks
Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames
NHL: 2:30 PM EST
Aug. 03, 2020
Latest Odds : CAL -145 Total 5.5
Winnipeg is heading into the game here reeling from the loss they were handed by Calgary in the opening game of their qualifying series. The Jets also are coming in with some question marks based off of potential injuries that happened in the first game and that could pose a problem for the Jets in the game here.
Calgary for their part was mostly healthy for the games and now are looking to be one of the teams that could potentially be one of the better prepared teams. What else is interesting is the fact that the Flames looked like a team that did not even miss a beat in the break.
With the Jets their lone goal was scored by Copp who played decent for the Jets. The goalie who was minding the net for the Jets was Connor Hellebuyck who faced 32 shots and turned away 29 of them. Of those saves 8 were short handed and 3 were power play saves.
Calgary for their part spread their goal scoring around with all the goals being scored by a different player. The goal scorers for the Flames were Backlund, Gaudreau, Rieder, and Mangiapane. The goalie in the game for Calgary was Cam Talbot who faced only 18 shots and turned away 17 of them. Out of all the shots they were all at equal strength with the exception of 4 shorthanded shots he faced.
Recent Betting Trends:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Winnipeg's last 7 games.
Winnipeg are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Calgary's last 5 games.
Calgary are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Free Betting Pick: Calgary Flames -145
The Flames were able to completely control the game in the opening game. Now, the Flames will be facing a Jets team that could have some question marks with potential injury issues. Look for those issues to become a major problem for the Jets as it does keep a lot of the Jets players from playing as hard as what they could and that allows the Flames to lock down a commanding 2-0 lead in the series. Final Score, Calgary Flames win 3-1.