Stars favored vs. Penguins
DALLAS, TX (TheSpread) – The Dallas Stars can get a marquee win on Thursday night when they play host to the Pittsburgh Penguins at 8:30PM ET.
Dallas is 32-28-7 on the season and 13-14-5 at home while Pittsburgh is 39-21-4 overall and 18-9-3 on the road. These two have met just once this season with Dallas picking up a 3-2 win on the road. The Penguins have won seven of the last 10 overall meetings in this series and they have hit the over in four of their last seven encounters.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, the Stars are favored at home in this game, as they are getting odds of -110 to win, while the Penguins are getting odds of +100 to prevail. The over/under total for the game has been set at 5.5 goals.
Pittsburgh has lost three straight coming into this game and the Penguins have also lost two straight on the road. Pittsburgh has been outscored 9-1 in their last three games while hitting the under in four of their last six. Dallas is coming off a 3-0 loss to the Blues, which snapped a three-game winning streak. The Stars have won five of their last seven overall while hitting the over in four of their last six.