Carolina brings losing streak into game against Calgary

Calgary Flames (7-6-2, fourth in the Pacific Division) vs. Carolina Hurricanes (10-5-1, fourth in the Metropolitan Division)

Raleigh, North Carolina; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK NHL LINE: Hurricanes -137, Flames +116; over/under is 6.5

BOTTOM LINE: The Carolina Hurricanes come into a matchup with the Calgary Flames after losing five straight games.

Carolina has a 10-5-1 record overall and a 4-3-1 record in home games. The Hurricanes have a +five scoring differential, with 48 total goals scored and 43 given up.

Calgary has gone 3-4-2 on the road and 7-6-2 overall. The Flames have a 9-2-2 record in games they score three or more goals.

The teams meet Saturday for the fourth time this season. The Flames won 3-2 in overtime in the previous meeting.

TOP PERFORMERS: Andrei Svechnikov has 13 goals and eight assists for the Hurricanes. Sebastian Aho has two goals and six assists over the last 10 games.

Nazem Kadri has eight goals and seven assists for the Flames. Elias Lindholm has three goals and seven assists over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Hurricanes: 2-4-4, averaging two goals, 3.4 assists, 3.4 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game.

Flames: 4-4-2, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.5 assists, four penalties and 9.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game.

INJURIES: Hurricanes: Ondrej Kase: out (concussion), Frederik Andersen: out (undisclosed), Jake Gardiner: out (hip/back), Cavan Fitzgerald: out (undisclosed), Teuvo Teravainen: out (upper body), Max Pacioretty: out (achilles).

Flames: Michael Stone: out (undisclosed), Oliver Kylington: out (undisclosed).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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