Flames face Dallas Stars: NHL odds preview and stats
Calgary Flames vs Dallas Stars Odds
The Dallas Stars look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Flames arrive at American Airlines Center on Monday.
The Stars sport records of 12-12-3 heading into this matchup, while the Flames sit at 11-11-4 on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 12-11-4 for the Stars and 14-10-2 for the Flames.
If you're backing the visitors in this one, they Flames listed earlier today as underdogs of +-131 at most sportsbooks, including Bovada. Total bettors saw the number open in the area of 5.5, depending on the book.
It's a hockey betting matchup between the No. 23-rated Stars and the No. 21-ranked Flames, according to the latest NHL power poll here at Odds Shark.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Dallas' No. 21-ranked offense, averaging 2.6 goals per game, against a Flames defense that ranks No. 29 at 3.3 goals allowed. The Stars power play is averaging 18.4% while the Flames defense kills off 76.2% of their penalties.
Calgary won its last outing, a 6-3 result against the Predators on March 15. Bettors who backed the Flames at -144 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (9) sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
In their last action, Dallas was a 8-1 loser at home against the Blackhawks. Bettors on Chicago at -137 on the moneyline collected their winnings from that game, while the total score (9) sent OVER bettors home happy as well.
Calgary Flames Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 4-6
After playing Nashville are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Flames at Stars trends to consider:
Calgary is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games when playing Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Calgary's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Calgary's last 9 games when playing Dallas
Calgary is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Dallas' last 9 games when playing Calgary
Dallas is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games when playing Calgary
Dallas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Dallas is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Calgary at Nashville, Thursday, March 21
Dallas at Colorado, Wednesday, March 20