Alexander Radulov, Tyler Seguin, and the Dallas Stars will do battle against Blake Wheeler, Mark Scheifele, and the Winnipeg Jets at Bell MTS Place for a Central Division tilt. The game will get underway at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, March 25, and you’ll be able to witness the game live on Fox Sports Southwest.
Dallas Stars vs. Winnipeg Jets Odds
The Jets (-155) are being labeled as the favorites over the Stars (+135), and oddsmakers have set the Over/Under (O/U) at 6 goals (-105 over, -115 under).
Winnipeg is 45-30 straight-up (SU) and has netted moneyline bettors 5.5 units this season. That win percentage, the league’s fourth-strongest so far in the early season, is fairly close to what the team produced during the 2017-18 season (52-30). Through 75 regular season outings, 36 of its games have gone over the total, while 32 have gone under and just seven have pushed. This year, the team’s 25-13 SU at home.
The Jets have converted on 25.3 percent of their power play opportunities this season, a mark that’s good enough for fifth-best in the NHL. On the other hand, their penalty kill is ranked 21st overall, and they’ve successfully killed off 79.7 percent of all penalties.
Averaging 29.5 saves per game with a .913 save percentage, Connor Hellebuyck (32 wins, 25 losses, and two OT losses) has been the principal goalkeeper for Winnipeg this season. If the Jets, however, decide to give him the night off, Winnipeg might roll with Laurent Brossoit (13-8-8 record, .925 save percentage, 2.52 goals against average).
On the other side of the ice, Dallas is 38-37 straight up (SU) and has lost 4.7 units for bettors taking the moneyline this year. A total of 45 of its outings have gone under the total, while 21 have gone over and just nine have pushed. The Stars are 16-20 SU as the road team this season.
The Stars have converted on 18.7 percent of their power play opportunities this year, a figure that’s right around league average. On the other hand, its penalty kill unit is ranked sixth overall and it’s successfully killed off 82.4 percent of all penalties.
Ben Bishop (27.2 saves per game) has been the primary option in goal for Dallas. Bishop owns a 25-18-2 record, while registering a .932 save percentage and 2.05 goals against average this year.
Dallas Stars at Winnipeg Jets Betting Predictions
Pick: SU Winner – Stars, O/U – Over
- The total has gone under in each of Winnipeg’s last five outings.
- Five of Dallas’ last ten games have been decided by two goals or more. The team is 4-1 in those games.
- Dallas skaters notched 22.7 hits per game last season, while the Jets posted 23.3 hits per contest.