Should you bet on Mikael Backlund to find the back of the net when the Calgary Flames and the Montreal Canadiens meet up on Tuesday at 7:00 PM ET? In the piece below, we analyze all the numbers you need to consider before making any bets.

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Will Mikael Backlund score a goal against the Canadiens?

Odds to score a goal this game: +290 (Bet $10 to win $29.00 if he scores a goal)

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Backlund stats and insights

  • Backlund has scored in one of 14 games this season, but it was multiple goals in that game.
  • This is his first game of the season versus the Canadiens.
  • Backlund has no points on the power play.
  • He has a 5.3% shooting percentage, attempting 2.7 shots per game.

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Canadiens defensive stats

  • The Canadiens are 25th in goals allowed, conceding 51 total goals (3.4 per game) in the league.
  • So far this season, the Canadiens have not registered a shutout win. As a team, they average 19.8 hits and 18.1 blocked shots per game.

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Backlund recent games

Date Opponent Points Goals Assists Time On Ice Home/Away Result
11/11/2023 Senators 0 0 0 19:35 Away L 4-1
11/10/2023 Maple Leafs 1 0 1 20:06 Away L 5-4 SO
11/7/2023 Predators 0 0 0 20:32 Home W 4-2
11/4/2023 Kraken 2 2 0 17:46 Away W 6-3
11/1/2023 Stars 0 0 0 17:54 Home L 4-3
10/29/2023 Oilers 0 0 0 20:59 Away L 5-2
10/26/2023 Blues 0 0 0 17:27 Home L 3-0
10/24/2023 Rangers 1 0 1 21:29 Home L 3-1
10/22/2023 Red Wings 1 0 1 19:11 Away L 6-2
10/20/2023 Blue Jackets 1 0 1 14:35 Away L 3-1

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Flames vs. Canadiens game info

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