The Arizona Coyotes (9-9-1) and Calgary Flames (12-8-1) meet at the Gila River Arena on Sunday afternoon.
This game will be the last in a run of five games on home-ice for the Coyotes, with games against the Vegas Golden Knights on Wednesday night and the Colorado Avalanche on Friday evening preceding this one.
Their last result at the time of writing was a 2-1 loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday evening, where they fell two goals adrift in the opening three minutes of the game.
The Coyotes are only averaging 2.53 Goals per Game, which places them down in 29th position in the overall NHL standings. However, defensively they are very strong and are only allowing 2.53 Goals per Game also, which leaves them 5th in the standings.
The Calgary Flames had a game on home-ice against the Winnipeg Jets on Wednesday night and a road trip to the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday evening prior to this game.
Their last result at the time of writing was a comprehensive 7-2 win against the Golden Knights on home-ice at the Scotiabank Saddledome on Monday evening, in which they burst into a commanding 7-0 lead after just 24:22 of the match, including two goals apiece from Matthew Tkachuk and Sean Monahan. Johnny Gaudreau also provided a goal and three assists.
The Flames are averaging 3.29 Goals per Game, which places them 10th in the overall standings at present. Defensively they are allowing 2.95 Goals per Game, which leaves them in 14th position overall.
The Flames have the edge in this game in terms of their attacking qualities and they are therefore the our tips on the Money Line odds to come away with the points from this game.
Pick: Money Line – Calgary Flames