The Flames were last in action on Tuesday night when they went down to a second straight loss on home-ice in a 4-1 defeat to the Pittsburgh Penguins. They’ve now lost back-to-back games following a seven-game winning streak.
Johnny Gaudreau had given the Flames the lead in the first period, but the Penguins rallied strongly. Cam Talbot stopped 29 shots for Calgary.
Calgary are only averaging 2.58 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.00 (GA). Elias Lindholm has 14 goals for the Flames, while Sean Monahan has 28 points and 18 assists.
Montreal come into this game on the back of a 3-1 win on the road at the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday night, as the Habs won for the fourth time in five games.
Nick Cousins and two power-play goals 1:34 apart in the third period from Tomas Tatar and Shea Weber sealed the win for the Canadiens, with Carey Price making 38 stops.
Montreal are averaging 3.12 GPG, while they are allowing 3.15 GA. Brendan Gallagher has 14 goals for the Canadiens, while Tatar has 30 points and Phillip Danault has 19 assists.
Calgary Flames vs Montreal Canadiens Betting Lines & Predictions
Looking at NHL predictions going into this game, it’s the Habs who are now the team starting to win games and with them also possessing a greater goal threat, they are the tips to claim the win here.