Stars vs. Kraken NHL Playoffs Second Round Game 7: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

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Stars vs. Kraken NHL Playoffs Second Round Game 7: How to Watch, Odds, Picks & Predictions

NHL Predictions

The Dallas Stars and Seattle Kraken play in a decisive Game 7 of the NHL Playoffs Second Round at American Airlines Center on Monday, May 15, beginning at 8:00 PM ET on ESPN, TVAS, and SportsNet. The series is tied 3-3. The Stars are favored (-207) to win this game and series against the Kraken (+172).

Stars vs. Kraken Odds

  • Favorite: Stars (-207)
  • Underdog: Kraken (+172)
  • Over/under: 5.5

When is Stars vs. Kraken and when does it start?

This game between the Stars and Kraken will go down on Monday, May 15, 2023. Expect to see the puck drop at 8:00 PM ET.

Where to Watch Stars vs. Kraken

The Stars and Kraken will take to the ice at American Airlines Center for this matchup on May 15, and if you would like to catch the action live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on ESPN, TVAS, and SportsNet.

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Who Will Win Stars vs. Kraken?

Stars and Kraken Betting Trends

  • Dallas and its opponent have posted more than 5.5 goals in 49 of 94 games this season.
  • Seattle’s games this season have had more than 5.5 goals 57 of 95 times.
  • The teams combine to score seven goals per game, 1.5 more than this match’s total.
  • Opponents of these teams put up 5.7 goals per game combined, 0.2 more than this match’s over/under.
  • The Stars have a 43-28 record when listed as a moneyline favorite this season.
  • This season the Kraken have won 25 of the 55 games, or 45.5%, in which they’ve been an underdog.

Stars Stats & Insights

  • The Stars offense’s 281 total goals (3.4 per game) are ranked seventh in the league this year.
  • The Stars are ranked third in NHL play for the fewest goals against this season, having conceded 215 total goals (2.6 per game).
  • The team’s goal differential is fourth-best in the league at +66.
  • The Stars convert 10.7% of their shots, ranking seventh in the NHL.
  • The Stars average 20.1 hits and 14 blocked shots per game.
  • Over the last 10 contests, the Stars have claimed 75.0% of the possible points with a 6-3-1 record.
  • They are scoring at a 3.6 goals-per-game average (36 total) during that span.
  • Defensively, the Stars have allowed 31 goals (3.1 per game) in those 10 matchups.

Kraken Stats & Insights

  • The Kraken have scored the fourth-most goals (289 goals, 3.5 per game) in the league.
  • The Kraken have conceded 3.1 goals per game, 252 total, which ranks 14th among NHL teams.
  • They have a +37 goal differential, which is 10th-best in the league.
  • The 11.6% shooting percentage the Kraken have compiled ranks second in the league.
  • The Kraken have not had a shutout win yet this season.
  • Over the last 10 contests, the Kraken have earned 80.0% of the possible points with a 6-4-0 record.
  • They are scoring at a 3.4 goals-per-game average (34 total) during that span.
  • On the defensive side, the Kraken have allowed three goals per game (30 total) over those 10 matchups.

Stars Key Players to Watch

  • A major offensive player this season for Dallas, Jason Robertson has scored 109 points in 82 games (46 goals and 63 assists).
  • Jamie Benn has 78 points (one per game), scoring 33 goals and adding 45 assists.
  • In 62 games, Jake Oettinger has a record of 37-11-11. He has conceded 144 goals (2.37 goals against average) and has recorded 1632 saves.

Kraken Key Players to Watch

  • Seattle’s Jared McCann has recorded 30 assists and 40 goals in 79 games, good for 70 points.
  • Vince Dunn is pivotal for Seattle’s offense with 64 total points (0.8 per game), including 14 goals and 50 assists through 81 games.
  • Martin Jones has an .886 save percentage (44th in the league), with 1014 total saves, while conceding 131 goals (3.0 goals against average). He has put up a 27-13-3 record between the posts for Seattle this season.

Stars vs. Kraken Injuries

  • Stars: None
  • Kraken: Andre Burakovsky: Out (Lower Body), Daniel Sprong: Questionable (Upper Body), Joonas Donskoi: Out (Upper Body), John Hayden: Out (Lower Body)

Stars vs. Kraken Prediction

  • Puck Line Pick:

    Stars (-1.5)

  • Pick OU:

    Over (5.5)

  • Score Prediction:
    Stars 4 – Kraken 2

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