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Phoenix Coyotes vs Dallas Stars Odds
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Phoenix duelling Dallas on Friday at American Airlines Center.
This season the Stars are 2-4-1 overall while the Coyotes are 2-4-1. As for the totals, Dallas is 2-5 on the OU, and Phoenix is 5-2.
Sportsbooks had set the Stars as -131 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
This game matches up the No. 22 (Stars) and the No. 6 (Coyotes) teams according to our current NHL Power Rankings.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Dallas' No. 28-ranked offense (1.9 goals per game) against a Coyotes defense that ranks No. 20 at 3.1 goals per game allowed. The Stars powerplay has clicked at a 16% rate while the Coyotes have a 79.3% rate on the penalty kill.
The Coyotes were a 2-1 loser in their most recent outing at home against the Oilers. That made winners of bettors who got Edmonton at +118 on the moneyline, while the total score (3) was good news for UNDER bettors.
The Stars were a 4-1 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Red Wings. That made winners of bettors who got Detroit at -160 on the moneyline, while the total score (5) was good news for UNDER bettors.
Phoenix Coyotes Trends:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Chicago are 6-4
After playing Edmonton are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a loss are 3-7
A few Coyotes at Stars trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Phoenix's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Phoenix's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Phoenix's last 11 games when playing Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Phoenix's last 6 games when playing on the road against Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas' last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Dallas' last 11 games when playing Phoenix
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas' last 6 games when playing at home against Phoenix
Dallas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Phoenix home to Dallas, Saturday, February 2