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Dallas Stars vs. Florida Panthers NHL Prediction, Pick, and Preview 1/14/2022

The Dallas Stars takes on the Florida Panthers on 1/14/2022 at 07:05 PM.

Dallas Stars and Florida Panthers face off today. The Dallas Stars has a record of 18.0-13.0 this season. The Florida Panthers is 24.0-7.0 this season. Both have players to meet and know.

Dallas Stars Team Defense Preview




They give up 2.2 goals per game in even strength situations and this puts them as an above average defensive team in these situations. Opponents shoot 0.7 shots per game in power play situations per game against them. Opponents force Dallas Stars into 3.1 penalty kill situations per game. They have a penalty kill rate of 78.43%, which is below average.

Opponents take 30.6 shots per game regardless of situation. They are doing an above average job denying shot attempts in volume and they are average at keeping the puck from getting in the net.

Dallas Stars Team Offense Preview

They score 2.0 goals per game in even strength situations. They have a below average offense by NHL standards. They score 0.8 goals per game in power play situations. They are an above average team when they have an advantage. Thus far, they have had 2.9 power play opportunities per game this season and this would be considered below average, it may improve though. This means that they score on 26.32% of their shots on the power play, which makes them a good team with the advantage on the ice.

They take 29.9 shots per game regardless of situation. They are not getting enough shot attempts as they would probably like and they are average in their shot quality.

Florida Panthers Team Defense Preview

They give up 2.2 goals per game in even strength situations and this puts them as an above average defensive team in these situations. Opponents shoot 0.6 shots per game in power play situations per game against them. Opponents force Florida Panthers into 3.1 penalty kill situations per game. They have a penalty kill rate of 81.08%, which is average.

Opponents take 32.1 shots per game regardless of situation and they are average at keeping the puck from getting in the net.

Florida Panthers Team Offense Preview




They score 3.2 goals per game in even strength situations. This is a strong offense. They score 0.6 goals per game in power play situations. They are average in power play situations, nothing special here. Thus far, they have had 3.2 power play opportunities per game this season. This means that they score on 18.97% of their shots on the power play, they would be considered mediocre in these situations.

They take 36.6 shots per game regardless of situation, they are getting their share of shot attempts and their shot quality is rather decent.

The Dallas Stars Roster

The Players to Watch for Dallas Stars

Miro Heiskanen D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -5.0 this season, his impact has not necessarily been positive yet. He has scored 4 goals this season, he is an average scoring threat and he has 18 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 22 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 5.0% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Esa Lindell D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 4.0 this season. He has scored 1 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 6 assists this season, he is not as engaged as a distributor. This puts him at 7 points this season, he is a below average offensive contributor. He makes 1.5% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Ryan Suter D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is -1.0 this season, his impact has not necessarily been positive yet. He has scored 3 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 12 assists this season. This puts him at 15 points this season, he is an average offensive contributor. He makes 6.1% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.





The Florida Panthers Roster

The Players to Watch for Florida Panthers

Aaron Ekblad D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 23.0 this season, this puts him among the best in the NHL. He has scored 10 goals this season, he is a scoring threat and he has 22 assists this season, he is a strong distributor. This puts him at 32 points this season, which makes him a very significant offensive player in the division. He makes 9.3% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

MacKenzie Weegar D

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 19.0 this season, this puts him among the best in the NHL. He has scored 2 goals this season, he is not as much of a factor as a scorer and he has 19 assists this season, he is an above average distributor. This puts him at 21 points this season, which makes him a significant offensive player on his team. He makes 2.3% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Jonathan Huberdeau LW

His impact is felt through his on-ice plus/minus, which is 12.0 this season, which generally means good things when he is on the ice. He has scored 13 goals this season, which is makes him a strong scoring threat and he has 34 assists this season, he is among the best in the NHL at setting up teammates. This puts him at 47 points this season, which makes him a very significant offensive player in the NHL. He makes 13.5% of his shots this season, he is among the weakest in shot efficiency in the NHL.

Dallas Stars vs. Florida Panthers Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Dallas Stars 1 Florida Panthers 5

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