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New York Rangers take on Stars in hockey test

New York Rangers

Dallas Stars
10-11-0 November 21, 2013, 08:30 PM | American Airlines Center 11-7-2

The Dallas Stars look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Rangers arrive at American Airlines Center on Thursday.

Supporters of the Rangers have seen them go 10-11-0 so far this season, while the Stars are at 11-7-2. In totals betting, the Stars are 11-8-1, while the Rangers are 7-11-3.

View New York Rangers vs Dallas Stars Odds and Stats.

On the opening NHL line for this matchup, Dallas sat as -126 Favorite over at BetOnline. The total was set at 5 at 5Dimes but may move closer to puck drop.

The Stars sit at No. 21 in the current NHL power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Rangers sit at a No. 18 on the same chart.


Last time out for New York, they were a 2-1 loser as they battled the Bruins at home. Moneyline bettors who got the Bruins at +110 were rewarded, while the 3 combined goals moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

Dallas was a 2-1 winner in its last match on the road against the Canucks. They won as +140 underdogs, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Dallas's No. 10-ranked offense (2.9 goals per game) against a Rangers defense that ranks No. 10 at 2.48 goals per game allowed. The Stars powerplay has clicked at a 11.43% rate while the Rangers have a 84.51% rate on the penalty kill.

Next up:
New York at Nashville, Saturday, November 23rd
Dallas at St. Louis, Saturday, November 23rd