NHL FREE BETTING TIP: Florida Panthers vs Dallas Stars
- Title : NHL FREE BETTING TIP: Florida Panthers vs Dallas Stars
The Dallas Stars won the penalty shootout a week ago against the Panther. Who will win tonight?
The Florida Panthers are the team with the best home record in the NHL as they have won 19 of 22 games at the FLA Live Arena. Overall they are at 24-7-5 which puts them second in the Atlantic Division and in the Eastern Conference two points shy of the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Panthers have won six of the seven games since the break losing only to the Dallas Stars who they face tonight.
Most recently, Florida defeated the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 at home.
Sam Reinhart had two goals and an assist for Florida. Aleksander Barkov scored his team-leading 15th goal and also had an assist for Florida. Aaron Ekblad had a goal and two assists, Maxim Mamin also scored, and Frank Vatrano and Anton Lundell each had two assists. Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 42 shots.
Florida has scored 141 goals and is the top team in the Eastern Conference averaging 3.9 goals per game. Aleksander Barkov leads the team with 15.
The Dallas Stars are currently sixth in the Central Division and 11th in the Western Conference with an 18-13-2 record but are a much better team than the standings show. At one point in the season, the Stars had seven consecutive wins.
Dallas has won five of their last six games losing only to the St. Louis Blues.
The Stars are coming off a 5-2 win over the Seattle Kraken.
Joe Pavelski's third assist of the game came on that final score with 1:42 left, which with his two goals gave him the first five-point game in his 13 NHL seasons.
Roope Hintz, Jason Robertson and Jani Hakanpaa also scored for the Stars.
The Stars are 4-10-1 in road games. Dallas ranks ninth in the Western Conference recording 7.9 points per game, averaging 2.9 goals and 5.0 assists.
Pavelski leads the Stars with 35 points, scoring 15 goals and registering 20 assists. Jason Robertson has five goals over the last 10 games for Dallas.
- Spencer Knight, Markus Nutivaara, Mason Marchment and Patric Hornqvist will not suit up for the Panthers
- Braden Holtby, Alexander Radulov and Denis Gurianov are out for Dallas
- Five of the last ten games between Florida and Dallas have gone into overtime. The Panthers have won seven of those ten
- The last four games between these two teams have gone over 5.5 goals while the previous eight have been under
Florida and Dallas met a week ago with the Stars winning 6-5 in shootout. The Panthers have the best home record in the league and are extra motivated against the Stars. Dallas is only 4-10-1 on the road and will have a tough night in Florida. The Panthers will win this one in a game that will go over 5.5 goals.
Florida Panthers to win and over 6.5
|Prediction||Florida panthers to win|
|Start Time||01:00 : 15-Jan-22|