Wild vs. Stars Friday Prediction

Wild vs. Stars, 2/7/20 NHL Prediction & Odds

The total for Friday night’s matchup between the Wild and Stars has climbed from 5 goals to 5.5. Should bettors follow that line movement and take the over?

Game Snapshot

061 Minnesota Wild (+175) at 062 Dallas Stars (-200); o/u 5.5

8:30 p.m. ET, Friday, February 7, 2020

American Airlines Center

Compare odds from multiple different online sportsbooks and shop for the best lines at our NHL Odds & Betting Page.

Public Betting Information

Our NHL Public Betting Information page shows that 78% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Stars to win on the money line.

Minnesota Wild Fantasy Spin

Alex Stalock made 24 saves in Thursday's 4-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks. Stalock allowed two goals on 26 shots and finished the night with a .923 save percentage. This win brings his season record up to 13-8-3. Additionally, he has now won four of his last five games. Stalock has a .905 save percentage and a 2.85 GAA in 27 outings so far this season. Stalock also has started two more games than Devan Dubnyk so far this year.

Dallas Stars Fantasy Spin

Ben Bishop allowed four goals on 41 shots in Tuesday's 4-3 road loss against the New York Islanders. Bishop drops to 18-11-4 with a 2.36 goals-against average and .925 save percentage across his 36 appearances this season. Despite the loss he remains a strong fantasy option in most pools. The Stars will look to get back on track back on home ice Friday night against the Minnesota Wild.

Betting Trends

Minnesota

The Wild are 4-0 in their last four games versus Central Division opponents and are 5-2 in their last seven games overall.

Dallas

The Stars are 5-1 in their last six games versus Central Division opponents and have won 14 of their last 20 games at home.

Our Prediction

The under is 5-2-2 in the last nine meetings overall and is 4-1 in their last five games in Dallas. The under is also 17-5 in the Wild’s last 22 games in the third game of a 3-in-4 days situation and is 3-1-1 in their last five games versus Western Conference. On the other side, the under is 12-5-3 in the Stars’ last 20 games versus Central Division opponents, is 34-15-4 in their last 53 home games and is 33-16-3 in their last 52 games as a home favorite.

Friday NHL Prediction: Wild/Stars UNDER 5.5

Recent NHL Discussions

How many more are like this on Wed, Mar 2021 by Surfer
Saturday Sharp Action NHL on Sat, Jan 2021 by Jimmythegreek
NHL STARS on Wed, Sep 2020 by iceman17
Chicago Blackhawks on Sat, Aug 2020 by Surfer
Loading...

NHL Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Habs vs. Lightning Game 5 Prediction After failing to do so on Monday night, the Lightning will attempt to finish off the Canadiens in the Stanley Cup Final, this time on their home ice when the...
Thumbnail Lightning vs. Habs Game 4 Prediction The Lightning will go for a sweep of the Canadiens on Monday night in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final at 8:00 p.m. ET. Will Montreal salvage at least one win the...
Thumbnail Lightning vs. Canadiens Game 3 Prediction Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals will take place from Montreal on Friday night where the Canadiens will host the Lightning at 8:00 p.m. ET. Down 2-0 in the...
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Lightning Game 2 Prediction The Lightning whipped the Canadines in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night, while the over also cashed in the series opener. With Game 2 on deck for...
Thumbnail Canadiens vs. Lightning Game 1 Pick Game 1 of the NHL Stanley Cup Final will be held Monday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa, FL, where the Lightning will host the Canadiens at 8:00 p.m. ET. With the...

NHL Headlines