NHL Game Preview - Stars underdogs vs Red Wings at Detroit
Dallas Stars vs Detroit Red Wings Odds
The Detroit Red Wings look to emerge victorious in NHL odds action as the Stars arrive at Joe Louis Arena on Tuesday.
The Red Wings currently sports a record of 2-2-1. The Stars are 2-3-1. Betting totals have seen the Red Wings post a 3-2 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Stars have gone 2-4 against the number.
Sportsbooks had set the Red Wings as -152 favorites on the opening moneyline for this contest. The over under opened at 5.5 for bettors hoping to turn a profit on totals.
The Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings have the Red Wings at No. 23 and the Stars at No. 22 heading into this contest.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Detroit's No. 22-ranked offense, averaging 2.2 goals per game, against a Stars defense that ranks No. 8 at 2.3 goals allowed. The Red Wings power play is averaging 7.7% while the Stars defense kills off 82.8% of their penalties.
Dallas was a 2-1 loser in its last match on the road against the Blue Jackets. They lost as -115 favorites, while the total score of 3 made winners of UNDER bettors.
Detroit lost its last outing, a 2-1 result against the Blackhawks on January 27. Bettors who backed the Blackhawks at -140 on the moneyline won on the day, and the total score (3) sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Los Angeles are 6-4
After playing Columbus are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
Detroit Red Wings Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-8
Before playing Edmonton are 7-3
After playing Chicago are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Stars at Red Wings trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas' last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas' last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dallas' last 7 games when playing on the road against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dallas' last 6 games when playing Detroit
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Detroit's last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing at home against Dallas
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing Dallas
Dallas home to Phoenix, Friday, February 1
Detroit home to St. Louis, Friday, February 1