Wild face Dallas Stars: NHL odds preview and stats
Minnesota Wild vs Dallas Stars Odds
A key battle on the NHL odds menu sees visiting Minnesota duelling Dallas on Monday at American Airlines Center.
The Stars bring a 15-13-3 record to the battle against the 18-10-2 Wild. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Dallas go 15-12-4 so far and the Wild go 11-16-3.
This game puts the Stars, most recently No. 22 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the Wild, who rate a No. 9 in the latest survey.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Dallas' No. 17-ranked offense (2.7 goals per game) against a Wild defense that ranks No. 4 at 2.4 goals per game allowed. The Stars powerplay has clicked at a 16.8% rate while the Wild have a 86.2% rate on the penalty kill.
Minnesota was a 2-0 winner in its last match at home against the Sharks. They won as -128 favorites, while the total score of 2 made winners of UNDER bettors.
The Stars were a 5-2 winner in their most recent outing at home against the Avalanche. That made winners of bettors who got Dallas at -145 on the moneyline, while the total score (7) was good news for OVER bettors.
Minnesota Wild Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Florida are 3-3-2
After playing San Jose are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
Dallas Stars Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Los Angeles are 5-5
After playing Colorado are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
A few Wild at Stars trends to consider:
Minnesota is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Minnesota is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Minnesota is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games when playing Dallas
Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Dallas
Dallas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Minnesota
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Dallas' last 5 games
Dallas is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing Minnesota
Minnesota home to Phoenix, Wednesday, March 27