Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars 01/12/2022 Analysis, Hockey Odds and Picks

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Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars 01-12-2022 Analysis Hockey Odds and Picks

Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars 01/12/2022 – The Seattle Kraken will take the road in this game to square off against the Dallas Stars from American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. It’s the first season for the Kraken and definitely a tough one since they are a new franchise in the NHL. Despite their struggles, the Kraken witnessed the NHL betting odds in their favor a couple of times. Seattle remains at the bottom of the Pacific Division while the Stars hold the sixth spot in the Central Division. Dallas has a long way to go to make up for their loss.

Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars 01/12/2022

When: Wednesday, January 12, 8:30 PM ET

Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas

TV: ESPN+

Stream: NHL.TV

Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars 01/12/2022 Betting Odds:

Team PUCKLINE TOTAL ML
Seattle Kraken +1.5 (-164) 6 o (-115) +250
Dallas Stars -1.5 (+134) 6 u (+104) -118
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Seattle Kraken

The Seattle Kraken might be at the bottom of their table, but they are not the worst team in the league. The Kraken is holding a 10-20-4 record on the season and they enter this game with a terrible six-game losing skid. Seattle lost against the Colorado Avalanche with a final score of 4-3. Philipp Grubauer will take the net for the Kraken in this game. Grubauer is holding a 3.34 goals-against average with a save percentage of .882. Overall, Grubauer has given up 79 goals this season.

Players to watch: J. Eberle RW (G 12, A 11, PTS 23), J. McCann C (G 14, A 7, PTS 21), Y. Gourde C (G 8, A 12, PTS 20).

Dallas Stars

The Dallas Stars are coming into this game with a 17-13-2 record. The Stars are trailing the Jets and are ahead of the Blackhawks. Dallas lost their last game against the St. Louis Blues with a 2-1 final score. The Stars will have Jake Oettinger protect the net in this game. Oettinger is holding a 2.22 goals-against average with a save percentage of .923. Overall, Oettinger has given up 22 goals in total and is 8-2 on the season. Dallas will try to use their home advantage against the struggling Kraken.

Players to watch: J. Pavelski C (G 13, A 17, PTS 30), J. Robertson LW (G 12, A 18, PTS 30), R. Hintz LW (G 13, A 10, PTS 23).

Seattle Kraken vs Dallas Stars Betting Predictions

Trends

Kraken

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Seattle’s last 5 games.
Kraken are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
Seattle are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games on the road.
Seattle are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Seattle’s last 15 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.

Stars

The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Dallas’ last 17 games.
Dallas are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Dallas are 12-1 SU in their last 13 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Dallas’ last 9 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Dallas’ last 13 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.

Kraken vs Stars Betting Picks

The NHL computer picks have turned towards the Stars to win this game as the Kraken remains the underdog. Dallas has good experience with their overall gameplay and their offense is much better than Seattle.

Score Prediction: Stars 3, Kraken 1.