Planning on watching today's Hurricanes and Stars game? Catch the action at American Airlines Center in Dallas, TX, as the Stars hosts this showdown at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. This non-conference matchup has an over/under of 6.5 goals, and the Stars are favored by -1.5 against the Hurricanes.

CAROLINA HURRICANES VS DALLAS STARS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Dallas Stars -1.5

This game will be played at American Airlines Center at 8:00 ET on Tuesday, February 13th.

WHY BET THE DALLAS STARS:

  • Even though they are 1.5 goal underdogs, we see the Hurricanes winning this game by a score of 4-3.
  • We like the Hurricanes on the moneyline (+101)
  • The Hurricanes are also our pick on the spread at +1.5

Do the Hurricanes Have a Shot at a Road Win?

Carolina enters the game with an overall record of 30-16-5, which has them in 4th place in the Eastern Conference. Over their last ten games, the Hurricanes have gone 7-3, and they have won two straight games. On the road this season, Carolina has gone 13-10-1, and they have won five straight road games.

For the year, the Hurricanes have been favored in 46 of their 51 games, and they have gone 28-13-5 in those games. Against other Eastern Conference teams, Carolina has gone 20-9 this season, and they are 2nd in the Metropolitan Division.

On the road, the Hurricanes have gone 9-15 against the puck line this season, and they have a puck line mark of 20-31 overall. So far, Carolina has an average scoring margin of +.4 goals per game, and they have won 18 games by multiple goals.

Carolina has gone 4-6 against the puck line in their last ten games, and their average scoring margin when they are the underdog is -.4 goals per game. The Hurricanes have gone 3-0 against the puck line in their last three road games, and they have a puck line record of 5-5 in their last ten games away from home.

For the season, the average number of goals per game in matchups featuring Carolina is 6.3. The season's average over/under line is currently at 6.3. The Hurricanes come in with an over/under record of 24-26-1.

When looking at their past three road matchups, Carolina has an puck line record of 3-0 while averaging 5 per game. The team went 3-0 overall in these games.

On the offensive side, the Hurricanes are scoring an 3.3 goals per game this season, ranking 10th in the NHL. When it came to shots on target per game, they are 4th in the league. Coming into the game, the Hurricanes have a 22-13 record when they have more shots on goal than their opponent. When they have fewer shots on goal, they are 7-1.

Carolina's current leading scorer is Sebastian Aho. This season, he has 19 goals, which puts him 44th in the NHL. Along with his scoring, he has come up with 38 assists so far.

Defensively, the Stars come into the season ranked 14th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 30.2 shots per game against Dallas. For the season, they are ranked 25th in shutouts, coming in with 2 shutouts.

Entering the game, goalie Pyotr Kochetkov has started 24 games this season. His current record stands at 13-8, and his save percentage is 0.625%.

Can the Stars Pull Out the Win as Home Favorites?

At home this season, the Stars have gone 16-8-2, including a three-game winning streak. In the Central Division, Dallas is in first place with a record of 32-14-6.

Over their last ten games, the Stars have gone 7-3, and they have been the favorite in 47 of their 52 games this season. In games where they are favored, Dallas has gone 30-12-5.

At home this season, the Stars have gone just 7-19 against the puck line, and their average scoring margin at home is +.7 goals per game. So far, they have been favored in 47 games, and their puck line record when favored is 14-33. Overall, Dallas has 18 one-goal wins and 12 one-goal losses.

Over their last ten games at home, the Stars have gone just 3-7 against the puck line, and their puck line record for the season is 19-33. In their last five games, Dallas has just one win against the puck line, and their average scoring margin when favored is +.7 goals per game. The Stars have lost five straight games against the puck line when they have been the favored team.

For the season, Dallas' games have finished with an average of 6.8 goals per game. Their average over/under line for the season is 6.2. Overall, the Stars have an over/under record of 32-19-1.

The Hurricanes are 3-0 puck line in their three last road games and 3-0 straight-up.

Offensively, the Stars come into the game at 3.7 goals per contest placing 3rd in the NHL. In terms of shots on goal per game, they are in 14th position in the league. So far this year, the Stars are 19-8 in games they have had more shots on goal than their opponent. They are 13-5 in games with fewer shots on goal.

Dallas' leading goal scorer is Roope Hintz. So far this season, he has 22 goals, placing him 30th in the NHL. Hintz also comes into the game with 26 assists.

The Stars defense is currently 14th in goals allowed. Opponents are averaging 30.2 shots per game against Dallas. In terms of shutouts, they come into the game ranked 25th with 2 shutouts.

Heading into this matchup vs. Carolina, goalie Jake Oettinger has started 29 games in this season. His current record is 18-9, and his save percentage stands at 0.798%.