St. Louis Blues vs Dallas Stars

St. Louis
Blues
56 - 28 - 11
Dallas
Stars
57 - 26 - 11
May 11, 2016, 8:00 PM EDT
 | American Airlines Center

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St. Louis
Blues
56 - 28 - 11
Dallas
Stars
57 - 26 - 11
May 11, 2016, 8:00 PM EDT
 | American Airlines Center
  • Wednesday marks the first Game 7 of the conference semifinal round in the Stanley Cup Playoffs as the Dallas Stars host the St. Louis Blues to find who the first participant will be in the Western Conference final. Home-ice advantage has been virtually non-existent in this series, which bodes well for the Blues as they visit Big D for the finale of what has been a great series.

    Shark Bites
    • The Blues are 6-2 SU in their last right road games in Dallas.
    • The Stars are 9-3 SU in their last 12 games at home.
    • The Stars are 1-4 SU in their last five games after a win.

    Online shop Sportsbook is presently offering the Stars at -115 in moneyline markets while the Blues come in at -105. As far as the total is concerned, OVER 5 goals is a sizable fave at -140 while UNDER 5 goals is +120.

    The visiting team has won four of the six games so far this series and takes a three-game winning streak into Game 7 Wednesday. The Stars, Wednesday’s home team, have posted a record of 1-2 SU in their three games at American Airlines Center in Dallas.

    Furthermore, the Blues have actually been an excellent wager on the road all playoffs and were also a good bet on the road closing the regular season as they’ve gone 9-2 SU in their last 11 games away from home. They’ve gone 4-2 SU in six playoff road games.

    Goaltending was the story in Game 6 as Blues netminder Brian Elliott had his toughest stretch in the series as he allowed three goals on just seven shots and was subsequently pulled with Jake Allen coming on.

    At the other end of the ice, Kari Lehtonen was sensational as he saved 35 of the 37 shots the Blues fired at him and extinguished a late Blues push to take Game 6 by a score of 3-2.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    The St. Louis Blues were listed as 150 on the NHL hockey moneyline earlier at Sportsbook. The over under total was set at 5 before betting started earlier on Wednesday at Sportsbook.

    Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 3.3-2.1 win for the Blues on Wednesday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NHL matchups here.

    St. Louis Blues vs Dallas Stars Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    Supporters of the St. Louis Blues have seen them go 56-28-11 so far this season, while the Stars are at 57-26-11. In totals betting, the Dallas Stars are 50-39-5, while the Blues are 37-42-16. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Dallas vs St. Louis injuries news.

    This game puts the Dallas Stars, most recently No. 3 in the Odds Shark NHL Power Rankings, up against the St. Louis Blues, who rate a No. 5 in the latest survey.

    Statistical Matchup

    Offensively, the game matches up the Dallas Stars No. 1-ranked offense (3.2 goals per game) against a St. Louis Blues defense that ranks No. 6 at 2.46 goals per game allowed. The Stars Sportsbook has clicked at a 21.48% rate while the Blues have a 84.29% rate on the penalty kill.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

     

    Betting Trends
    • St. Louis is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
    • St. Louis is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games on the road
    • St. Louis is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games when playing Dallas
    • St. Louis is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Dallas
    • Dallas is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games
    • Dallas is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games at home
    • Dallas is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing St. Louis
    • Dallas is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against St. Louis

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Power Ranking
St. Louis 21
Dallas 6
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St. Louis Blues at Dallas Stars

St. Louis pays a visit to Dallas on Wednesday, hoping to shut down the Stars snipers in hockey action at American Airlines Center.

Supporters of the St. Louis Blues have seen them go 56-28-11 so far this season, while the Stars are at 57-26-11. In totals betting, the Dallas Stars are 50-39-5, while the Blues are 37-42-16.

Smart Chart
  • STL
  • 3.55
  • 2.83
  • 27.50
  • 83.66
  • 30.16
  • 31.90
  • 0.72
  •  
  • Offense
  • Defense
  • Power Play Percentage
  • Penalty Kill Percentage
  • Shots For
  • Shots Against
  • Differential
  • DAL
  • 2.65
  • 2.75
  • 21.21
  • 80.25
  • 30.12
  • 31.82
  • -0.10
Team Record
St. Louis Blues
All Last 10 vs Div vs WEST vs EAST
Record 56-28-11 5-3-2 26-11-5 41-16-6 15-12-5
Home 27-15-6 2-1-2 13-5-3 21-8-3 6-7-3
Away 29-13-5 3-2 13-6-2 20-8-3 9-5-2
Fave 32-27-8 1-3-2 12-4-5 24-9-5 8-10-3
Dog 21-11-2 4-2 11-7 14-7-1 7-2-1
O/U 37-42-16 5-1-4 14-17-11 24-27-12 13-15-4
Team Record
Dallas Stars
All Last 10 vs Div vs WEST vs EAST
Record 57-26-11 5-3-2 26-10-5 37-17-8 20-9-3
Home 31-12-4 1-1-2 13-5-3 21-7-3 10-5-1
Away 26-14-7 4-2 13-5-2 16-10-5 10-4-2
Fave 42-27-8 3-4-2 19-7-3 28-11-5 14-8-3
Dog 14-10-3 2-1 7-3-2 9-6-3 5-1
O/U 50-39-5 5-1-4 23-14-4 34-24-4 16-15-1
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Head to Head Summary

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Head to Head Detail
Search NHL Database Teams Score Line O/U Shots
May 9, 2016 DAL 3 -160 Push 14
STL 2 37
May 7, 2016 STL 4 -116 Push 22
DAL 1 28
May 5, 2016 DAL 3 -150 Push 28
STL 2 26
May 3, 2016 DAL 1 -143 Over 26
STL 6 39
May 1, 2016 STL 4 -119 Over 25
DAL 3 34
Apr 29, 2016 STL 1 -113 Under 32
DAL 2 42
Mar 12, 2016 STL 5 -123 Over 36
DAL 4 38
Feb 16, 2016 DAL 1 -130 Under 18
STL 2 22
Dec 27, 2015 STL 0 -144 Under 22
DAL 3 38
Dec 26, 2015 DAL 2 -111 Under 24
STL 3 37
Betting Odds Trends
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Injuries
St. Louis Blues
  • Ryan O'Reilly C IR (01/02), Foot
  • Marco Scandella D Is out indefinitely, Hip
  • Pavel Buchnevich RW IR (01/24), Ankle
  • Robert Thomas RW Is "?", Lower Body
  • Scott Perunovich D Is out indefinitely, Shoulder
Injuries
Dallas Stars
  • No Injuries
Last 5 Games
St. Louis Blues
Date OPP Score SU Line Shots SA PP PK Goalie Location
May 9, 2016 DAL 2-3 L -160 37 14 0/2 0/1 Kari Lehtonen Home
May 7, 2016 DAL 4-1 W +105 22 28 0/2 2/2 Kari Lehtonen Away
May 5, 2016 DAL 2-3 L -150 26 28 1/3 2/3 Kari Lehtonen Home
May 3, 2016 DAL 6-1 W -143 39 26 2/7 4/4 Antti Niemi Home
May 1, 2016 DAL 4-3 W +108 25 34 2/5 4/4 Antti Niemi Away
Dallas Stars
Date OPP Score SU Line Shots SA PP PK Goalie Location
May 9, 2016 STL 3-2 W +144 14 37 1/1 2/2 Brian Elliott Away
May 7, 2016 STL 1-4 L -116 28 22 0/2 2/2 Brian Elliott Home
May 5, 2016 STL 3-2 W +136 28 26 1/3 2/3 Brian Elliott Away
May 3, 2016 STL 1-6 L +129 26 39 0/4 5/7 Brian Elliott Away
May 1, 2016 STL 3-4 L -119 34 25 0/4 3/5 Brian Elliott Home
Offensive Comparison
St. Louis Blues
Dallas Stars

Goals Scored

3.55 2.65

Shots For

30.16 30.12

Power Play %

27.50 21.21

Goals Scored Road vs. Home

3.47 3.00

Shots on Goal Last 10 H2H

29.80 29.00

Power Play % Road vs. Home

29.69 21.83
Defensive Comparison
St. Louis Blues
Dallas Stars

Goals Allowed

2.83 2.75

Shots Allowed

31.90 31.82

Penalty Kill %

83.66 80.25

Goals Allowed Road vs. Home

2.80 2.57

Goals allowed Last 10 H2H

2.90 2.30

Penalty Kill % Road vs. Home

82.71 79.82
Supergrid
Stat Rank Stat Rank
Away Team Overall Scoring vs Home Team Overall Defense 3.55 2 2.75 11
Away Team Away Scoring vs Home Team Home Defense 3.47 1 2.57 12
Away Team Road Powerplay vs Home Team Home Penalty Kill 29.69 1 79.82 16
Home Team Overall Scoring vs Away Team Overall Defense 2.65 23 2.83 18
Home Team Home Scoring vs Away Team Road Defense 3.00 17 2.80 11
Home Team Home Power Play vs Away Team Road Penalty Kill 21.83 17 82.71 4