Calgary Flames vs. Edmonton Oilers NHL Playoffs Second Round Game 5 odds, tips and betting trends

The Edmonton Oilers visit the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome for Game 5 of the NHL Playoffs Second Round, with the Oilers ahead 3-1 in the series. Watch on Thursday at 9:30 PM ET on .

Calgary fell 5-3 on the road in its last game on May 24 against the Edmonton Oilers.

In its last game on May 24, Edmonton secured a 5-3 home victory against the Calgary Flames.

Ahead of watching this matchup, here’s everything you need to know about Thursday’s NHL Playoffs Second Round action.

Calgary Flames vs. Edmonton Oilers Odds and Betting Lines

Favorite: Flames (-143)
Underdog: Oilers (+120)
Over/under: 6.5

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Flames Stats and Trends

Calgary has won 50 of the 79 games it’s played as the moneyline favorite this season.

In 59 games with moneyline oddds lower than -143, the Flames have 41 wins.
According to the moneyline odds, Calgary has a 58.8% chance of winning this contest.
Calgary has combined with its opponent to score more than 6.5 goals in 38 of 96 games this season.
Over the last 10 games, the Flames have claimed 95.0% of the possible points with a 9-1-0 record.
They are scoring at a 4.4 goals-per-game average (44 total) over that stretch.
Over on the defensive end, the Flames have allowed 1.8 goals per game (18 total) over those 10 matchups.

Oilers Stats and Trends

This season the Oilers have 11 wins in the 29 games in which they’ve been an underdog.
Edmonton has gone 3-9 when oddsmakers have listed them as underdogs of +120 or longer on the moneyline.
Bookmakers have implied, based on the moneyline for this matchup, that the Oilers have a 45.5% chance to win.
Edmonton’s games have gone over 6.5 goals in 51 of 95 chances this season.
Over the last 10 contests, the Oilers have earned 80.0% of the possible points with a 7-2-1 record.
They have averaged 3.1 goals per game (31 total) over that stretch.
Defensively, the Oilers have allowed 23 goals (2.3 per game) in those 10 outings.

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Author: Naomi Berry