Photo: flickr dinur Writer: Jimmy Gold
The New York Rangers travel to Dallas, Texas to take on the Dallas Stars. The Dallas Stars are coming off a 6-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday. Stephen Johns scored once for the Dallas Stars. Dan Hamhuis scored in the third period. Adam Cracknell scored once for the Dallas Stars. Patrick Eaves scored once for the Dallas Stars. Jamie Benn had a very offensively productive game with 1 goals and 2 assists. Jamie Benn is in the top five in points for his team this year. Tyler Seguin was dishing some apples with two assists.
Antti Niemi should be in goal for the Dallas Stars. We've seen a unremarkable 0.906% save percentage from Antti Niemi this year. He last played on Tuesday and put together a 0.944 save percentage. Antti Niemi has been superb when playing at home this year with a 6-1-0 record and 0.938 SV%.
Henrik Lundqvist should be in goal for the New York Rangers. He is 12-8-1 on the year with a 2.55 GAA. He was bad in his most recent game, posting a 0.875 save percentage. In 5 prior appearances against the Dallas Stars, he has been superb with a 4-1-0 record and 0.925 SV%
The Dallas Stars are 8-4-2 when playing at home this season. The New York Rangers have been strong when playing on the road with a 9-5-0 record. The Dallas Stars have gone 0-3 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The New York Rangers have gone 7-4 when playing Western-Central opponents this season.
The total here seems a little low. We will side with the over in this one.
Game Time: 8:35 PM ET
Over 5.5 103