Hockey odds preview - Dallas vs. Vancouver
Dallas Stars vs Vancouver Canucks Odds
The visiting Stars hope for a solid performance on Friday as they look to steal a win at Rogers Arena against the Vancouver Canucks.
Vancouver will face the 7-6-1 Stars. In totals betting, the Canucks are 2-8-2 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Stars are 4-7-3 favoring the OVER.
The NHL Power Rankings at Odds Shark show the No. 23-rated Stars taking on the No. 8-rated Canucks in this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vancouver's No. 9-ranked offense, averaging 2.9 goals per game, against a Stars defense that ranks No. 10 at 2.6 goals allowed. The Canucks power play is averaging 17.2% while the Stars defense kills off 82.8% of their penalties.
Dallas was a 7-4 loser in its last match on the road against the Flames. They lost as +125 underdogs, while the total score of 11 made winners of OVER bettors.
Last time out for Vancouver, they were a 2-1 winner as they battled the Wild at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Canucks at -228 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Calgary are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
Vancouver Canucks Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing San Jose are 7-3
After playing Minnesota are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few Stars at Canucks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dallas' last 5 games when playing on the road against Vancouver
Dallas is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Dallas is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Dallas is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games when playing Vancouver
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Vancouver is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Vancouver's last 5 games when playing at home against Dallas
Vancouver is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Dallas
Dallas home to Calgary, Sunday, February 17
Vancouver home to St. Louis, Sunday, February 17