Stars vs. Golden Knights Prediction: Odds, Puck Line & Insights for NHL Playoffs First Round Game 1 on April 22

Monday's NHL matchup between the Dallas Stars (52-21-9) and the Vegas Golden Knights (45-29-8) at American Airlines Center sees the Stars favored at home (-135 moneyline odds to win) against the Golden Knights (+115). The game starts at 9:30 PM ET on ESPN, SN360, and TVAS.

Here's our pick for who will clinch the win in this NHL Playoffs First Round contest.

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Stars vs. Golden Knights Game Info

  • When: Monday, April 22, 2024 at 9:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN, SN360, and TVAS
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on Fubo
  • Where: American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas

Prediction: Who will win the Stars vs. Golden Knights game?

Computer picks for Stars vs Golden Knights
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Stars (-1.5) Over (6) Stars 4 Golden Knights 2

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Stars Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • In its last 10 games Dallas has gone 8-2-0 overall, with a 6-4-0 record against the spread.
  • Dallas has hit the over twice in its past 10 contests.
  • The average amount of goals in the Stars' past 10 games is 0.2 more than the over/under of 6 set for this game.
  • In their past 10 games, the Stars' goals per game average is 0.8 lower than their season-long average.

Golden Knights Betting Insights (Last 10 Games)

  • Vegas has a 5-5-0 line versus the spread while finishing 6-4-0 straight up over its past 10 games.
  • Vegas has gone over the total in five of its last 10 contests.
  • The Golden Knights have averaged a total of 5.9 goals over their last 10 games, 0.1 fewer than this game's total of 6.
  • Over the last 10 games, the Golden Knights' games have averaged 9.4 goals, 0.6 goals higher than their season-long per-game average.

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Stars Top Performers

  • Jason Robertson ranks first on Dallas this season with 52 assists. He has also registered 28 goals for 80 total points.
  • Jake Oettinger is 35-14-4 between the pipes this season while conceding 140 goals (2.7 goals against average), making 1335 saves, and compiling a .905 save percentage.
  • Thomas Harley has a plus-28 to lead Dallas.

Golden Knights Top Performers

  • Jonathan Marchessault has 69 points, and 42 goals -- both team highs for Vegas.
  • Vegas' Logan Thompson is 25-14-5 between the pipes, with a .909 save percentage (22nd in the league) and a 2.7 goals against average.
  • With a +18 plus-minus rating, Brayden McNabb is No. 1 on Vegas.

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Stars Injuries

Jani Hakanpaa: Lower Body (Out)

Golden Knights Injuries

Alex Pietrangelo: Illness (Questionable)

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