Calgary Flames vs Columbus Blue Jackets – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Calgary Flames
After Over Time
4:3
Columbus Blue Jackets
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Columbus Blue Jackets visit Calgary to play the Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on Monday, with the match-up beginning at 10:30 PM EDT. At the moment, Flames are at #5 in the standings of the Pacific Division with 53 points, while the Blue Jackets are with 30 points and are occupying the 8th place in the Metropolitan Division.

Calgary Flames vs Columbus Blue Jackets Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 12-09-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
0 0 1 1
Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
1 1 1 3

Their last game took place on December 9th, 2022, and resulted in a 3-1 win for the Columbus Blue Jackets. Patrik Laine had a leading role for the Blue Jackets and finished the game with a point for 20:37 of play time. He made 6 shots on the enemy goal and converted 1 of those. On the other half of the court it was Michael Stone who contributed the most, scoring 1 goal for a total of 10:33 of game time. The winners’ goalie Elvis Merzlikins’s impact on the game is not to be underestimated as he deflected all but one of the 20 shots on his goal. Calgary had Jacob Markstrom at goal, but he was unable to affect the final outcome, allowing 2 of all 26 shots to end in the net. In the most recent five games Calgary Flames are dominating as far as head-to-head balance is concerned, triumphing in 4 meetings, while losing the other 1.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team12-09-202202-15-202201-26-202203-04-202011-02-2019
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
16 63 3
Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
3 20 20

Calgary Flames Form

*Last 10 Calgary Flames Games - 5:3:2
01-21-202301-18-202301-16-202301-14-202301-12-202301-10-202301-08-202301-06-202301-03-202312-31-2022
6:3vs Tampa Bay Lightning1:4vs Colorado Avalanche2:1@ Nashville Predators5:6@ Dallas Stars1:4@ St. Louis Blues4:3@ St. Louis Blues4:3@ Chicago Blackhawks4:1vs New York Islanders3:2@ Winnipeg Jets3:2vs Vancouver Canucks

The Calgary Flames’ latest game was on 01/21 when they came up against the Tampa Bay Lightning and ended in a 6-3 win at home. Rasmus Andersson was the best for the Flames, as he earned 3 points for a total of 27:55 of playing time on the night. He had four attempts on goal and succeeded with one as it whistled into the net. He was also in charge of two other goals, but he was the provider for those. The team’s netminder Dan Vladar’s exploits also need to be mentioned, as he deflected 21 of the 24 shots sent towards his net, which was one of the main reasons behind the Flames’ victory. The Calgary Flames are 5-3-2 when it comes to the latest 10 games and have won one in a row. The team’s next game is on Thursday, January 26th, on home ice against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Calgary Flames Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    151.00
  • Goals Against
    145.00
  • 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:32
    Saves Percentage:0.895
    Shutouts:6
  • Top Skater

    Elias Lindholm

    Games Played:47
    Goals:14
    Assists:28

Calgary Flames Missing Players

NONE

Columbus Blue Jackets Form

*Last 10 Columbus Blue Jackets Games - 3:7:0
01-21-202301-19-202301-17-202301-16-202301-14-202301-12-202301-10-202301-08-202301-07-202301-05-2023
5:3vs San Jose Sharks3:5vs Anaheim Ducks2:1@ Nashville Predators1:3vs New York Rangers3:4@ Detroit Red Wings2:6vs Carolina Hurricanes6:3@ Tampa Bay Lightning1:0@ Washington Capitals4:3vs Carolina Hurricanes2:6vs Washington Capitals

The Columbus Blue Jackets’ previous game was a 5-3 win at home against the San Jose Sharks on January 21. Johnny Gaudreau stood above the other Blue Jackets’ players, finishing the game with 2 points. He spent 19 minutes and 24 seconds skating and sent three shots on target. One of those made it past the netminder, and the player also provided an assist. Columbus’ victory was also achieved thanks to the goalie Joonas Korpisalo, who saved 23 of the 25 shots sent his way. The team triumphed in three of its previous 10 outings while losing seven times during the 60 minutes. The Blue Jackets are on a one-game winning run at the moment. Their next fixture is scheduled for Wednesday, January 25th, away from home against the Edmonton Oilers.

Columbus Blue Jackets Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    122.00
  • Goals Against
    184.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Columbus Blue Jackets Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Elvis Merzlikins

    Games Played:20
    Saves Percentage:0.868
    Shutouts:0
  • Top Skater

    Johnny Gaudreau

    Games Played:47
    Goals:13
    Assists:33

Columbus Blue Jackets Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3OTFinal
Calgary Flames
Calgary Flames
1 2 0 1 4
Columbus Blue Jackets
Columbus Blue Jackets
0 2 1 0 3
Calgary FlamesColumbus Blue Jackets
  • Score

    4
    3
  • PP Opportunities

    4
    7
  • PP Goals

    0
    2
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Calgary FlamesvsColumbus Blue Jackets
  • 1`05:14
    -
  • 1`16:18
    Walker DuehrMacKenzie Weegar
    1-0
  • 1`16:30
    Trevor Lewis2 minutes for Holding Boone Jenner
    -
  • 2`01:32
    Nazem KadriNikita Zadorov, Andrew Mangiapane
    2-0
  • 2`08:17
    Dillon Dube2 minutes for Tripping Kent Johnson
    -
  • 2`09:04
    2-1
    K. MarchenkoJohnny Gaudreau, Patrik Laine
  • 2`09:13
    Nazem Kadri2 minutes for Delaying Game-Puck over glass
    -
  • 2`09:53
    2-2
    Patrik LaineJohnny Gaudreau, Adam Boqvist
  • 2`11:07
    -
    Mathieu Olivier5 minutes for Fighting Milan Lucic
  • 2`11:07
    Milan Lucic5 minutes for Fighting Mathieu Olivier