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Red Wings vs Stars Odds and Picks – Best Bet for Saturday Afternoon Hockey

Chris Wassel

by Chris Wassel in NHL Hockey

Updated Dec 9, 2022 · 7:34 PM PST

Dallas Stars goaltender Jake Oettinger makes a save
Dec 8, 2022; Dallas, Texas, USA; Dallas Stars goaltender Jake Oettinger (29) and Ottawa Senators right wing Claude Giroux (28) look for the puck rebound during the third period at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports
  • The Dallas Stars are a -190 favorite in the Red Wings vs Stars odds on Saturday (Dec. 10) at 2:00 pm ET
  • Dallas is 15-7-5 this season, while Detroit is now 13-8-5
  • Keep reading for the complete Red Wings vs Stars odds, plus best bets – including a same-game parlay

Detroit heads into Dallas after dropping a 5-1 decision to the Florida Panthers on Thursday night. Behind a four-goal second period, the Red Wings wilted under the intense heat from the Florida Panthers.

The Stars held on to defeat the Ottawa Senators in overtime on Thursday. That raised Dallas’ record to 15-7-5.  The Stars went 3-3-1 in their past seven games.

Let’s dive into the Red Wings vs Stars odds and find the best bet for Saturday’s matinee.

Red Wings vs Stars Odds

Team Puck Line Total Moneyline
Detroit Red Wings +1.5 (-155) O 6.0 (-120) +155
Dallas Stars -1.5 (+125) U 6.0 (+100) -190

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Dallas is a -190 home favorite on the moneyline, giving them 65.5% implied win probability. Right now, this contest features a total of 6.0.

The Stars now have the ninth-best Stanley Cup odds at +1800 to win the Stanley Cup, while Detroit has seen its numbers lengthen to +10000.

Puck drop is set for 2:00 pm ET at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas with Bally Sports Southwest and Bally Sports Detroit providing the broadcast coverage. NHL Network televises nationally in the United States.

Detroit Red Wings Betting Analysis

Florida pummeled the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday night by a score of 5-1. Matthew Tkachuk was part of a four-goal explosion in the second period that the Panthers never looked back from.

The Detroit Red Wings, when Alex Nedelijkovic keep their fans and bettors alike on their toes. So, Detroit often gives up three or more goals when he is in the net. The goaltender has yielded 13 goals in his last three starts. Thankfully, for the Red Wings, Ville Husso will likely start.

Detroit knew playing Florida after beating Tampa Bay would be tough. Few Probably expected Florida to have that scoring outburst.

Dallas Stars Betting Analysis

The Dallas Stars played well enough to defeat the Ottawa Senators in overtime by a score of 4-3 on Thursday night. Dallas has been a bit up and down of late, going .500 in their past seven results.

The problems with Dallas are relatively few. Dallas scores regularly ranking second in the league with 102 goals. This Stars team gives up just 79 tallies. Jake Oettinger and the Stars’ defense are two big reasons why. Oettinger has ten wins on the young season already along with two shutouts.

Also, with the Stars’ ability to score, they can overcome their mistakes better. Oettinger dropped (+700), for now, to 4th in the odds to win the Vezina Trophy. The goaltender is 10-3-3 on the season and has a .915 save percentage. He needs to keep rolling with the Stars and their pretty stout defense.

Red Wings vs Stars Recent Results

Date Home-Away Moneyline Puck Line Total
1/21/2022 DET 4 – DAL 5 (OT) DAL DET Over
11/16/2021 DAL 5 – DET 2 DAL DAL Over
4/24/2021 DET 1– DAL 2 (OT) DAL DET Under
4/22/2021 DET 7  – DAL 3 DET DET Over
4/20/2021 DAL 5 – DET 2 DAL DAL Over

The teams faced off twice last season as Dallas swept the series. Both games saw Dallas score five goals and Detroit has issues with their penalty kill versus Dallas.

Red Wings vs Stars Prediction

Dallas closes a nice five-game homestand as they entertain the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday afternoon. Detroit starts a half-dozen-game stretch where they alter between the road and home games. That includes a back-to-back next week.

Red Wings vs Stars Same-Game Parlay Picks

Pick Odds
Dallas Total Over 3.5 Goals -120
Dallas Puckline +125

The Red Wings expect to start Ville Husso on Saturday in Detroit. Going against Jake Oettinger will be interesting in the sense that both goaltenders have about the same numbers. Both goalies expect to see a ton of scoring chances. Husso has won 11 times in 18 decisions this season (four losses in regulation, and three in extra time). He leads goaltenders with three shutouts in the early going.

Expect some interesting results on Saturday afternoon. Dallas needs this game badly knowing they go on the road for five games starting next week. That trip for Jason Robertson and Roope Hintz starts with games in Pittsburgh and New Jersey on consecutive nights.

Pick: Dallas Stars PL -1.5 (+125)


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