The Calgary Flames are headed to the highway in Game 1 to play the Anaheim Ducks in an NHL playoff pro hockey game set to go on Thursday April 30th.
FLAMES VS DUCKS
FREE NHL HOCKEY WINNER
CALL 888-711-4311–Tonys Courtesy Line
The puck will drop for Game 1 from Anaheim at 10PM Eastern Time with national television coverage provided by NBC Sports Network.
The betting odds from Game 1 have the home side Anaheim Ducks the -190 betting favorite with the return on the underdog Calgary Flames at +160 odds. The goal total is lined at 5 ½ goals.
The teams went head to head five times during the regular season with Anaheim winning three of the five games. They met twice in Anaheim with the Ducks winning 6-3 and 3-2 in regulation time.
Calgary moves into the second round of the Western conference playoffs after the 7-4 home victory in Game 6 on Saturday to the Vancouver Canucks as a -125 betting favorite. The total went over five goals.
The Flames were down 3-1 after one period then outscored the Canucks 6-1 in the final two periods. The team had 33 shots on net and was 1 of 3 on the power play. Jiri Hudler had two goals and two assists. Michael Ferland had a goal and assist. Goalie Jonas Hiller was pulled after allowing two goals in the first three shots he faced. Karri Ramo relieved and faced 19 shots and allowed two goals.
Anaheim exited the Western conference first round with the 5-2 road victory in Game 4 on April 22nd against the Winnipeg Jets as a +105 betting odds underdog. The goal total went over 5 ½ goals. They pulled off the four game sweep.
The Ducks won three of the first four games of their series despite third period deficit. In the deciding game Anaheim had 35 shots on net and were 0 of 1 on the man advantage. Ryan Kessler had two goals for the Ducks. Sami Vacanen contributed with a goal and assist. Frederik Anderson faced 27 shots on net and gave up two goals.
The Pick: The winning Calgary Flames versus Anaheim Ducks NHL pick is available free right now to all callers to Tony’s Courtesy line by dialing 1-888-711-4311.