Dallas Stars home to Wild in hockey betting action
Minnesota Wild vs Dallas Stars Odds
The Dallas Stars look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Wild arrive at American Airlines Center on Friday.
Supporters of the Wild have seen them go 20-10-2 so far this season, while the Stars are at 15-14-3. In totals betting, the Stars are 16-12-4, while the Wild are 13-16-3.
If you're going with the Stars in this one, they were listed as moneyline underdogs of +100 on most hockey betting menus early today for Monday's contest. The over-under was at 5 earlier at BetOnline.
This game puts the Stars, most recently No. 22 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Wild, who rate a No. 9 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Dallas' No. 15-ranked offense, averaging 2.7 goals per game, against a Wild defense that ranks No. 5 at 2.4 goals allowed. The Stars power play is averaging 17.2% while the Wild defense kills off 85.9% of their penalties.
The Wild were a 4-3 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Coyotes. That made winners of bettors who got Minnesota at -153 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Dallas lost its last outing, a 7-4 result against the Wild on March 25. Bettors who backed the Wild at +100 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (11) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Minnesota Wild Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
Before playing Florida are 3-3-2
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a win are 7-3
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 6-4
A few Wild at Stars trends to consider:
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Minnesota's last 7 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Minnesota's last 6 games on the road
Dallas is 16-1 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dallas' last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Dallas' last 5 games at home
Dallas is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota home to Los Angeles, Saturday, March 30
Dallas home to Los Angeles, Sunday, March 31