Kraken vs Stars Prediction - NHL Picks 5/15/23
Dallas Stars (54-24-16) vs Seattle Kraken (53-34-8)
Game Info: Monday, May 15, 2023 at 8:00 pm (American Airlines Center)
Betting Odds: Dallas Stars -195 / Seattle Kraken +175 --- Over/Under: 6 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Seattle Kraken and Dallas Stars face off on Monday in a Game 7 NHL playoff showdown at the American Airlines Center. This series is tied 3-3 and this is a winner take all game.
Kraken Betting Preview
The Kraken had their backs against the wall heading into Game 6, but they really stepped up to the occasion. The offense scored six goals and that was enough to force this Game 7. The Kraken’s offense was led Jordan Elberle who finished with two goals and an assist. Eeli Tolvanen also finished with a goal and added two assists. The Kraken are averaging 3.31 goals, while their defense is giving up 3.31 goals per game. The offense has been ranked 9th best in the playoffs so far in terms of goals per game. Yanni Gourde has scored four goals and added eight assists.
Stars Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is the Stars, who get to return home for this Game 7, a place they have found a ton of success. In Game 5 at home, the Stars scored five goals, and ended up winning by three goals. The Stars are averaging 3.75 goals, while their defense is giving up 3.25 goals per game. The offense is ranked 3rd in the NHL, and they are going to need the offense to get out to a fast start here. Roope Hintz has scored eight goals and added 10 assists so far during the playoffs.
Kraken vs Stars Trends
Stars are 5-0 in their last 5 after allowing 5 goals or more in their previous game. Stars are 4-0 in their last 4 games following a loss of 3 or more goals. Stars are 8-2 in their last 10 home games. Over is 6-0-1 in Stars last 7 vs. a team with a winning record. Over is 6-0-1 in Stars last 7 overall. Over is 6-0 in Kraken last 6 Conference Semifinals games.
Shane’s Free Pick
The trends point towards the over, and it’s going to be no different in this game. The Stars' offense is going to get back on the right track, but their defense is going to also struggle. Look for the Stars and Kraken to combine for at least eight goals, and that will be the difference here. Back the over.
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