NHL Matchups  >>  Calgary Flames vs. Columbus Blue Jackets Preview 03/22/2013

 
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The Calgary Flames and the Columbus Blue Jackets will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Nationwide Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Blue Jackets listed as 136-moneyline favorites versus the Flames, while the game's total is sitting at 5½.
Last time out for Calgary, they were a 5-3 loser as they battled the Predators on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Predators at -135 were rewarded, while the 8 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Last time out for Columbus, they were a 4-3 winner as they battled the Predators at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Blue Jackets at -110 were rewarded, while the 7 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Columbus:
Team record: 12-12-6 SU, ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games at home
is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Nashville are 6-4
After playing Nashville are 2-8
After a win are 5-5

Calgary:
Team record: 11-13-4 SU, ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 12 games when playing on the road against Columbus
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Columbus

When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After playing Nashville are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Calgary home to St. Louis, Sunday, March 24
Columbus at Nashville, Saturday, March 23