Hockey Matchup - Dallas Stars Nashville Predators Odds Preview
|32-31-11||March 28, 2014, 08:30 PM | American Airlines Center||34-27-11|
The Nashville Predators will look to grab a road win when they take on the Stars in Dallas at American Airlines Center on Friday in hockey odds action.
The Stars are 34-27-11 so far on the season. The Predators, meanwhile, are 32-31-11. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Dallas go 36-31-5 and the Predators go 30-31-13 on the totals.View Nashville Predators vs Dallas Stars Odds and Stats.
Hockey odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Stars as -186 moneyline Favorite in this matchup. Over under bettors saw the number open at 5.5 at BetOnline.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 22-rated Predators taking on the No. 4-rated Stars in this contest.
Nashville was a 6-1 winner in its last match at home against the Sabres. They won as -205 favorites, while the total score of 7 made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Dallas, they were a 4-2 loser as they battled the Blackhawks on the road. Moneyline bettors who got the Blackhawks at -189 were rewarded, while the 6 combined goals moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Dallas's No. 14-ranked offense (2.82 goals per game) against a Predators defense that ranks No. 23 at 2.96 goals per game allowed. The Stars powerplay has clicked at a 16.08% rate while the Predators have a 80.28% rate on the penalty kill.
Nashville home to Washington, Sunday, March 30th
Dallas at St. Louis, Saturday, March 29th