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Ottawa Senators vs. Calgary Flames NHL Prediction, Pick, and Preview 1/13/2022

The Ottawa Senators takes on the Calgary Flames on 1/13/2022 at 09:05 PM.

Ottawa Senators and Calgary Flames face off today. The Ottawa Senators has a record of 9.0-18.0 this season. The Calgary Flames is 17.0-10.0 this season. Both have players to meet and know.

Ottawa Senators Team Defense Preview




They give up 2.9 goals per game in even strength situations, they are below average on the defensive end. Opponents shoot 0.7 shots per game in power play situations per game against them. Opponents force Ottawa Senators into 3.3 penalty kill situations per game, which means they may be too aggressive or wrongfully aggressive. They have a penalty kill rate of 78.13%, which is below average.

Opponents take 33.9 shots per game regardless of situation, this needs to be corrected now and they are among the worst in the NHL at goaltending right now.

Ottawa Senators Team Offense Preview

They score 2.0 goals per game in even strength situations. They have a below average offense by NHL standards. They score 0.6 goals per game in power play situations. They are average in power play situations, nothing special here. Thus far, they have had 3.2 power play opportunities per game this season. This means that they score on 19.15% of their shots on the power play, they would be considered mediocre in these situations.

They take 28.6 shots per game regardless of situation placing them in the bottom tier of the NHL and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

Calgary Flames Team Defense Preview

They give up 2.0 goals per game in even strength situations and this puts them as an above average defensive team in these situations. Opponents shoot 0.5 shots per game in power play situations per game against them and this is a sign of strength. Opponents force Calgary Flames into 3.0 penalty kill situations per game. They have a penalty kill rate of 83.67%, which is average.

Opponents take 30.0 shots per game regardless of situation. They are doing an above average job denying shot attempts in volume and they are average at keeping the puck from getting in the net.

Calgary Flames Team Offense Preview




They score 2.4 goals per game in even strength situations. This is an average NHL offense. They score 0.6 goals per game in power play situations. They are average in power play situations, nothing special here. Thus far, they have had 3.0 power play opportunities per game this season. This means that they score on 21.43% of their shots on the power play.

They take 35.2 shots per game regardless of situation, they are getting their share of shot attempts and the shots taken are less likely to find the net than most NHL teams.

The Ottawa Senators Roster

The Players to Watch for Ottawa Senators

Thomas Chabot D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 0.0 this season. He has scored 1 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 16 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 17 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 1.3% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Artem Zub D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 3.0 this season. He has scored 2 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 7 assists this season. This puts him at 9 points this season, he is a below average offensive contributor. He makes 7.1% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Joshua Norris C

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 2.0 this season. He has scored 14 goals this season, which is makes him a strong scoring threat and he has 8 assists this season. This puts him at 22 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 18.4% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.





The Calgary Flames Roster

The Players to Watch for Calgary Flames

Rasmus Andersson D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 11.0 this season, which generally means good things when he is on the ice. He has scored 0 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 16 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 16 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 0.0% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Chris Tanev D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 7.0 this season, which generally means good things when he is on the ice. He has scored 1 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 7 assists this season. This puts him at 8 points this season, he is a below average offensive contributor. He makes 3.2% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Noah Hanifin D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 7.0 this season, which generally means good things when he is on the ice. He has scored 3 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 10 assists this season. This puts him at 13 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 4.7% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Ottawa Senators vs. Calgary Flames Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Ottawa Senators 1 Calgary Flames 2

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