Dallas Stars take on Avalanche in hockey test
Dallas Stars vs Colorado Avalanche Odds
The visiting Stars hope for a solid performance on Monday as they look to steal a win at Pepsi Center against the Colorado Avalanche.
The Stars will try to spoil to the party on Monday; they are 3-5-1 this season, while the Avalanche are 4-4. Dallas is 3-6 on the totals; Colorado is 2-6.
The Stars were listed as +-142 underdogs on the hockey moneyline at many online sportsbooks. The total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Monday.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Avalanche at No. 24 and the Stars at No. 29 heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado's No. 23-ranked offense, averaging 2.4 goals per game, against a Stars defense that ranks No. 12 at 2.6 goals allowed. The Avalanche power play is averaging 7.4% while the Stars defense kills off 84.4% of their penalties.
In their last action, Dallas was a 2-0 loser on the road against the Coyotes. Bettors on Phoenix at -150 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (2) sent UNDER bettors home happy as well.
The Avalanche were a 3-1 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Oilers. That made winners of bettors who got Colorado at -117 on the moneyline, while the total score (4) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Phoenix are 3-7
After a loss are 3-7
Colorado Avalanche Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 7-3
After playing Edmonton are 4-6
After a win are 5-5
A few Stars at Avalanche trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas' last 5 games when playing on the road against Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas' last 5 games when playing Colorado
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Dallas' last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing at home against Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Colorado's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado's last 5 games when playing Dallas
Colorado is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
Dallas at Edmonton, Wednesday, February 6
Colorado home to Anaheim, Wednesday, February 6