The Dallas Stars (12-5-2) travel to face off against the Winnipeg Jets (12-6-2) on Tuesday, November 28th. This game will be played at Canada Life Centre in Winnipeg and televised on ESPN+. Both the Stars and Jets will be looking to bounce back from losses in their previous games. Puck drop is scheduled for 8:00 ET.
Dallas Stars vs Winnipeg Jets
The Dallas Stars Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Coming into their game vs. Jets, the Stars have a 12-5-2 record. They hold a 5-4-1 record when playing at home, and they have gone 7-1-1 on the road. This record has them sitting 2nd in the Western Central division and 5th in the Western conference. Dallas has five wins by more than one goals and dropped four games by multiple goals. Their overall puck line record is 5-14 this season.
The Stars are looking to bounce back from a 7-4 loss at home to the Flames. Offensively, the Stars scored two goals in the first period and two times in the second period. Of Dallas’ four goals, one were scored while in power play situations. Their game ended with 28 shots on goal and six giveaways.
Dallas went into the game favored by -1.5, giving them a loss vs. the puck line. The over/under line going into the game was 6 goals, which the teams surpassed with their combined 11 goals.
The Winnipeg Jets Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
The Jets come in with an overall record of 12-6-2. On the road, Winnipeg has a 6-3-1 record, whereas they are 6-3-1 at home. They are currently positioned 3rd in the Western Central division and 6th in the Western conference. Winnipeg’s average scoring margin for the season is +.6, resulting in an overall puck line record of 9-11. When playing at home their scoring margin is +.6, whereas in away games, they are at +.6.
The Jets aim to bounce back following their 3-2 loss on the road to the Predators. During the initial two periods, the Jets had trouble scoring on offense, but they turned things around by notching two goals in the third period. Of Winnipeg’s two goals, one came while in power play. They ended the game with 34 shots on goal and had 10 giveaways.
As the underdog, Winnipeg suffered both a straight-up and loss vs. the puck line. Combining for 5 goals, the game finished below the over/under line of 6.5.
Dallas Offense Breakdown
On offense, the Stars are averaging 3.4 goals per game which is 16th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 26th in the league. So far this year, the Stars are 6-3 in games they have had more shots on goal than their opponent. They are 6-2 in games with fewer shots on goal.
The Stars come in with an over/under record of 10-9-0. Over the season, there have been 10 games that have surpassed the 6 over/under line. Their games, on average, are at 6.5 goals per game.
Winnipeg Offense Breakdown
On offense, the Jets are averaging 3.6 goals per game which is 6th in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are 14th in the league. Coming into the game, the Jets have 6-5 record when they have more shots on goal than their opponent. When they have fewer shots on goal, they are 6-1.
So far, the Jets have an over/under record of 10-9-1. Coming into the game, they have played 10 games that went beyond the 6 over/under line. Their games, on average, had 6.5 goals per game.
Dallas Team Defense
Entering the game, the Stars’ defense ranks 21st in takeaways, averaging 6.9 takeaways per contest. In the NHL, they currently stand at 17th in terms of goals allowed, giving up an average of 2.8 goals per game.
Winnipeg Team Defense
In terms of defense, the Jets head into the game ranked 26th in goals allowed. On average, opponents are taking 27.8 shots per game against Winnipeg. So far, they are 16th in shutouts, achieving 1 shutouts.
Stars vs Jets Trends
- Across their last five road contests, Dallas has been good against the puck line posting a mark of 4-1. Their overall mark in these games was 4-1, while averaging 4 goals per game.
- The Jets are 2-1 puck line in their last three home games and 2-1 straight-up.
- Going back to their previous ten games as the underdog, Winnipeg has an puck line mark of 4-6 while going 2-8 straight up.
- As the betting favorite, the Stars have an puck line mark of just 3-7 in their last ten games. Dallas posted a straight up mark of 5-5 in these matchups.
For a moneyline bet, I’m backing the Jets to secure a victory over the Stars at home. With the moneyline currently set at -103, I’m locking in my bet on the Jets straight-up.
Our projections have the Jets pulling out a win as the underdog. But if you’re not as bullish as we are on the Jets, we’d recommend at least getting a bet down on them to cover the puck line.
With an over/under line sitting at 6 goals, we like this game to surpass that mark and recommend getting a bet down on the over.
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