Stars at Ducks - 4/8/15 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Dallas Stars (39-31-10) at Anaheim Ducks (50-23-7)
NHL Hockey: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 10:30 pm (Honda Center)
The Line: Anaheim Ducks -186 / Dallas Stars +167 --- Over/Under: 5.5 See the Latest Odds
The Dallas Stars and Anaheim Ducks square off Wednesday night at the Honda Center.
The Dallas Stars look for a win after splitting their last six games. The Stars are averaging 3.1 goals and have scored 14 goals in their last three games. The Dallas Stars have four power play goals in their last four games and have won six of their last eight when scoring at least three goals. Tyler Seguin leads Dallas with 37 goals, Jamie Benn has 48 assists and Cody Eakin has 139 shots on goal. Defensively, the Stars are allowing 3.2 goals and have allowed a power play goal in five of their last 10 games. Kari Lehtonen has allowed 181 goals on 1,875 shots faced and Jussi Rynnas has given up seven goals on 44 shots.
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The Anaheim Ducks look to stay hot after winning four of their last five games. The Ducks are averaging 2.8 goals and have scored nine goals in their last three games. The Anaheim Ducks have zero power play goals in their last five games and have won six of their last seven when scoring at least three goals. Corey Perry leads the Ducks with 33 goals, Ryan Getzlaf has 44 assists and Ryan Kesler has 202 shots on goal. Defensively, the Ducks are allowing 2.7 goals and have allowed a power play goal in six of their last 10 games.Frederik Andersen has allowed 118 goals on 1,380 shots faced and John Gibson has given up 58 goals on 674 shots.
The Stars are 7-1 in their last 8 road games and 10-4 in their last 14 overall. The Ducks are 35-17 in their last 52 vs. Central and 4-1 in their last 5 overall. The Stars are 1-4 in the last 5 meetings in Anaheim and 0-4 in the last 4 meetings overall.
The Ducks have owned the Stars as of late and continue to build confidence heading into the playoffs. Take Anaheim and the spread to increase value with your wager.