Even though the line for the Wild vs. Stars Wednesday night is high, is Dallas still a sound broadcast as a home game favorite? It goes down from American Airlines Arena at 7:30 PM ET.
Chances of playing and betting
023 Minnesota Wild (+158) at 024 Dallas Stars (-192); o/u 6.5
7:30 PM ET, Wednesday, January 10, 2024
American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas
Wild vs. Stars: Bettors Hammering Dallas' Moneyline on Wednesday
As of writing this article, we General NHL betting page It shows that 74% of bets are on the Stars moneyline. However, this page is updated frequently, so be sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date general betting information.
Fleury was hung out to dry in the last loss
Marc-Andre Fleury Stopped 16 of 20 shots in Monday's 4-0 loss to the Stars. The Wild couldn't get anything going offensively, leaving Fleury unsupported. The 39-year-old has lost four of his last five games but it was the first time he had conceded more than three goals since Filip Gustafsson (lower body) took over. Fleury is now 7-9-2 with a 3.12 GAA and .892 save percentage in 19 games this season. The Wild face the Stars again Wednesday with that game in Dallas.
Benn delivers on the Win Assist Power Play
Jimmy Bannon Had an assist in Monday's 4-0 win over the Wild. Bannon continues to chip in offensively with five points in his last six games, including three on the power play. The 34-year-old set up Jason Robertson's insurance tally in the third inning. Bannon has 26 points (not on the power play) with 65 shots on net, 35 hits, 25 PIM and a plus-3 rating through 39 appearances this season in a third-line role.
Wild vs. Betting Trends Stars: Under has been profitable in Minnesota games
The total has gone under in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games
The over/under has ended in 20 of Dallas' last 26 games
In 8 of Minnesota's last 11 games against Dallas, the total has been less than that
Wild vs. Stars betting prediction
Take Dallas. The Wild have dropped five of their last six games overall and are winless in their last five against the Stars. Minnesota has also dropped 33 of its last 45 games against Dallas and is just 1-4 in its last five games against conference foes. On the other hand, the Stars are 21-8 in their last 29 games against Central Division opponents.
Wild vs. Stars Prediction: DALLAS STARS -192