Flames vs. Oilers Player Props | Mikael Backlund | Thursday


By Claudio Fortuna | May 26, 2022 10:07 AM

The Calgary Flames host the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday May 26th, 9:40pm ET at Scotiabank Saddledome. The Edmonton Oilers are the underdog in the matchup, with a consensus moneyline of +128.

As favorite, the moneyline for the Calgary Flames is -157. The over/under is set at 6.5 goals.

In the last 5 matchups between the Flames and Oilers, the Flames won twice and the Oilers won three times. Their most recent matchup on May 24, 2022 ended 5-3 with the Edmonton Oilers taking the win.

Mikael Backlund Season Stats

  • Mikael Backlund averages 0.2 goals, 0.3 assists, and 0.5 points per game.
  • Backlund’s points line for tonight’s matchup vs. Edmonton Oilers is set at 0.5 which is the same as than his season average of 0.5.
  • Backlund’s assists line for tonight’s matchup vs. Edmonton Oilers is set at 0.5 which is 0.2 more than than his season average of 0.3.
  • Backlund’s goals line for this matchup vs. Edmonton Oilers is set at 0.5 which is 0.3 more than than his season average of 0.2.
  • Backlund’s shots on goal line for tonight’s matchup vs. Edmonton Oilers is set at 2.5 which is the same as than his season average of 2.5.

Mikael Backlund Notable Teammates

Name GLS PTS ASST SHOTS
Mikael Backlund 0.2 0.5 0.3 2.6
Johnny Gaudreau 0.5 1.4 0.9 3.2
Blake Coleman 0.2 0.4 0.2 2.6
Rasmus Andersson 0.1 0.6 0.6 1.9
Dillon Dube 0.2 0.4 0.2 1.8
Noah Hanifin 0.1 0.6 0.5 2.3
Tyler Toffoli 0.3 0.6 0.3 2.6
Andrew Mangiapane 0.4 0.7 0.2 2.3
Matthew Tkachuk 0.5 1.3 0.8 3.1
Elias Lindholm 0.5 1.0 0.5 2.9

Edmonton Oilers Stat Rankings

Avg Per Game Rank
Points Scored 9.4 7
Goals Scored 3.5 7
Points Allowed 8.2 16
Goals Allowed 3.1 18
Assists Allowed 5.2 16

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