Calgary Flames (7-6-2, fifth at the Pacific Division) vs. Columbus Blue Jackets (5-5-3, fifth at the Metropolitan Division)Columbus, Ohio; Saturday, 7 p.m. EDTBOTTOM LINE: The Columbus Blue Jackets host Calgary Following the Flames beat Nashville 6-5 at overtime.The Blue Jackets have gone 3-3-1 in home Matches.
Columbus has switched on 14.6percent of power-play opportunities, scoring six power-play goals.The Flames are 3-5-1 on the road. Calgary averages 10.6 penalty minutes per match, the sixth-most in the NHL. Milan Lucic leads the team serving 26 complete minutes.The teams meet Saturday for the first time this season.TOP PERFORMERS: Pierre-Luc Dubois leads the Blue Jackets with six goals and has recorded 10 points. Sonny Milano has scored three goals over the last 10 games for Columbus. The Flames are led by elias Lindholm and contains 12 points. Matthew Tkachuk has four goals and three assists over the last 10 games for Calgary.LAST 10 GAMES: Flames: 5-4-1, averaging 2.8 targets, 4.4 assists, four penalties and 9.1 penalty minutes while providing up 2.8 goals per game with a .906 save percentage.Blue Jackets: 4-3-3, averaging 2.7 targets, 4.3 assists, three penalties and six penalty minutes while providing up 3.2 goals per game with a .897 save percentage.Blue Jackets Injuries: None listed.Flames Injuries: None listed.The Associated Press made this narrative utilizing technologies provided by Data Skrive and information from Sportradar.