Calgary Flames vs. Los Angeles Kings Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks [12/23/2023]

Calgary Flames vs. Los Angeles Kings Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks  [12/23/2023]

The Los Angeles Kings will take on the Calgary Flames in NHL action at Arena on Saturday, starting at 10:00PM ET.'s in-depth betting preview for Saturday's Flames vs. Kings matchup includes the latest betting odds, as well as our predictions and picks for the game.

Flames vs. Kings Prediction: Who Will Win

We have used advanced machine learning and statistics to simulate the outcome of Saturday's NHL matchup between the Flames and Kings 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NHL predictions.

Our leading predictive analytics model currently gives the Kings a 59% chance of defeating the Flames.

According to our model, the 6-goal Over/Under also has an equal 50-50 chance of hitting.

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Flames vs. Kings Odds

We have sourced the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Flames Kings
Moneyline +132 -155
Total o6 (-105) u6 (-115)
  • BetMGM Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Kings at -155. That means you can risk $155 to win $100 for a total payout of $255 if they get the W.
  • Meanwhile, FanDuel Sportsbook currently has the best moneyline odds for the Flames at +132, where you can bet $100 to profit $132, earning a total payout of $232 if they win.
  • The Over/Under for total goals scored sits at 6 with BetMGM, which currently has the best odds for the Over at -105, as well as the best odds for the Under at -115.

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

As always, check out all the online sports betting sites available in your state for the best NHL odds and lines.

Flames vs. Kings Picks

By comparing our predictions to the odds listed above, we have found the best betting picks for this game:

Bet Type Our Pick Best Odds
Moneyline Flames +132
Total Over 6 -105


While the Kings are more likely to win the game, taking the Flames moneyline is the best option because of the edge identified when comparing our data-led probabilities to the betting odds currently on offer.

Taking advantage of the edges seen on Dimers is one of the keys to achieving long-term profitability as a sports bettor.

Dimers' NHL best bets are based on complex modeling and betting expertise to serve you the best possible plays every time.

Flames vs. Kings Player Props

Who will score the first goal in Flames vs. Kings?

According to our model, Los Angeles' Adrian Kempe is most likely to score the first goal in Flames vs. Kings.

Our projections give Kempe a 6.5% chance of scoring the first goal at Arena, while the Kings star is a 33.5% chance of netting an anytime goal.

First Goal Scorer Predictions

Calgary Flames

Player First Goal Probability
Yegor Sharangovich 5.4%
Elias Lindholm 5.0%
Nazem Kadri 4.8%
Connor Zary 4.0%
Blake Coleman 3.5%

Los Angeles Kings

Player First Goal Probability
Adrian Kempe 6.5%
Anze Kopitar 6.2%
Kevin Fiala 5.9%
Trevor Moore 5.7%
Arthur Kaliyev 4.2%

Anytime Goal Scorer Predictions

Calgary Flames

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Yegor Sharangovich 28.2%
Elias Lindholm 27.6%
Nazem Kadri 22.5%
Connor Zary 21.9%
Blake Coleman 20.3%

Los Angeles Kings

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Adrian Kempe 33.5%
Trevor Moore 28.9%
Anze Kopitar 28.7%
Kevin Fiala 28.3%
Arthur Kaliyev 21.9%
Don't forget, our model updates often, so keep an eye on this article for any changes to our betting analysis ahead of the Flames vs. Kings on Saturday December 23, 2023.

Flames vs. Kings Game Information

Saturday's game between the Kings and Flames at Arena is scheduled to begin at 10:00PM ET.


Our full betting coverage of Flames vs. Kings includes pregame predictions, betting picks, and live updates.

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This preview article has been partially generated using automated processes and AI technology. Our goal is to provide timely and accurate updates on Saturday's Flames vs. Kings contest, and automation assists in data collection, analysis, and formatting. Human editing and quality control are performed to ensure the content meets our editorial standards.

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