Los Angeles Kings vs Calgary Flames – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Los Angeles Kings
After Over Time
4:3
Calgary Flames
Highlights and Stats


The Los Angeles Kings come against the Calgary Flames for their next game scheduled for Thursday, 11:30 PM EDT at Crypto.com Arena. The Kings are at number 2 in the Pacific Division with 41 points, while the Flames are currently occupying the 5th position, after collecting 36 points in the course of the season so far.

Los Angeles Kings vs Calgary Flames Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 11-14-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
2 1 2 5
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
4 2 0 6

By participating in the same NHL division, the Los Angeles Kings and Calgary Flames play each other many times during the season. Their last game took place on November 14, 2022, and resulted in a high-scoring 6-5 Flames victory. Tyler Toffoli was one of the main reasons behind Calgary’s triumph back then. He spent 15:03 on the ice, earning 3 points by scoring one goal and assisting his teammates twice. On the other half of the court, it was Arthur Kaliyev who contributed the most, scoring two goals for a total of 12:05 of game time. The Flames’ goalie Jacob Markstrom played at a very high level and ended the game with a 0.828 save percentage. The other side’s goalkeeper, Jonathan Quick, ended the night with a 0.800 save percentage. When it comes to the latest five encounters, the Los Angeles Kings won twice and the Calgary Flames triumphed three times.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team11-14-202204-04-202203-31-202212-02-202102-12-2020
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
52 32 5
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
6 32 33

Los Angeles Kings Form

*Last 10 Los Angeles Kings Games - 6:3:1
12-20-202212-17-202212-15-202212-13-202212-11-202212-10-202212-08-202212-06-202212-03-202212-01-2022
4:1vs Anaheim Ducks3:2vs San Jose Sharks2:3@ Boston Bruins6:0@ Buffalo Sabres6:5@ Columbus Blue Jackets2:4@ Montreal Canadiens5:0@ Toronto Maple Leafs2:5@ Ottawa Senators2:4vs Carolina Hurricanes5:3vs Arizona Coyotes

It was one of the better days for the Los Angeles Kings on 12/20, as they triumphed 4-1 over the Anaheim Ducks on home ice. Kevin Fiala was the best for the Kings, as he earned 1 point for 17:31 of playing time on the night. He had seven shots on goal, one of which was successful as it whistled into the back of the net. Pheonix Copley’s performance also needs mentioning, as he saved 24 of the total 25 shots on goal. The LA Kings won six and lost four of their last 10 meetings, but one of those defeats came in overtime or shootouts, and the team gained an extra point. They are currently on a run of three straight wins. This season, the Kings are 9-5-2 when playing at home. The calendar shows that the Los Angeles Kings will next be against the Arizona Coyotes on 12/23 on the road.

Los Angeles Kings Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    112.00
  • Goals Against
    122.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Los Angeles Kings Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Jonathan Quick

    Games Played:21
    Saves Percentage:0.882
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Kevin Fiala

    Games Played:34
    Goals:9
    Assists:25

Los Angeles Kings Missing Players

NONE

Calgary Flames Form

*Last 10 Calgary Flames Games - 5:2:3
12-20-202212-18-202212-16-202212-14-202212-12-202212-10-202212-09-202212-07-202212-05-202212-03-2022
3:7@ San Jose Sharks2:5@ San Jose Sharks2:5vs St. Louis Blues3:4vs Vancouver Canucks2:1@ Montreal Canadiens5:4@ Toronto Maple Leafs3:1@ Columbus Blue Jackets5:3vs Minnesota Wild3:2vs Arizona Coyotes5:2vs Washington Capitals

The Flames’ previous game was a 3-7 win away from home against the San Jose Sharks on December 20. Calgary was led by Tyler Toffoli, who finished the night with 3 points. He was on the ice for 16:32 and sent four shots towards the opposition goal, with two of them nestling in the net. Toffoli also delivered one assist. The Flames’ victory was also achieved thanks to goalie Jacob Markstrom, who saved 24 of the 27 shots sent his way. The organization won 5 of its last 10 matches, lost 2 during regular time, and was defeated 3 times in overtime or shootouts. Calgary is currently on a run of two back-to-back wins. The team is sporting a 5-6-4 record when performing on the road. Calgary will be on the ice again on Friday, December 23rd, when the Flames are scheduled to play against the Anaheim Ducks at their opponents’ arena.

Calgary Flames Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    97.00
  • Goals Against
    100.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Calgary Flames Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Jacob Markstrom

    Games Played:22
    Saves Percentage:0.893
    Shutouts:6
  • Top Skater

    Elias Lindholm

    Games Played:31
    Goals:11
    Assists:17

Calgary Flames Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3OTFinal
Los Angeles Kings
Los Angeles Kings
1 0 2 1 4
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
1 0 2 0 3
Los Angeles KingsCalgary Flames
  • Score

    4
    3
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    3
  • PP Goals

    0
    1
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Los Angeles KingsvsCalgary Flames
  • 1`03:23
    0-1
    Jonathan HuberdeauMilan Lucic
  • 1`06:44
    -
    Nazem Kadri2 minutes for Unsportsmanlike conduct Kevin Fiala
  • 1`06:44
    Kevin Fiala2 minutes for Unsportsmanlike conduct Nazem Kadri
    -
  • 1`06:51
    -
    Tyler Toffoli4 minutes for High Sticking Trevor Moore
  • 1`17:41
    Gabriel VilardiSean Walker, Blake Lizotte
    1-1
  • 2`03:35
    -
    2 minutes for Too Many Men on the Ice (served by Milan Lucic)
  • 2`08:36
    Matt Roy2 minutes for Interference Noah Hanifin
    -
  • 3`01:29
    Phillip DanaultAlex Iafallo