The Dallas Stars are one point behind the playoff line and will have to go all in against the New York Islanders when they host them in the American Airlines Center in Dallas on April 5, 2022.
- Dallas Stars vs New York Islanders
- NHL – Regular season
- Date – 5/4/2022
- Starting time – 8.30 PM ET
- Venue: American Airlines Center, Dallas, TX
Dallas Stars Stats & Form
The Dallas Stars are fifth in the Central Division and 9th in the Western Conference with a 39-26-3 record.
The Stars have won 3 of the last 5 games and are coming off a 4-1 loss to the Seattle Kraken.
The Stars have gone 21-9-1 in home games. Dallas is ninth in the Western Conference recording 7.9 points per game, averaging 2.9 goals and 5.0 assists.
Joe Pavelski leads the Stars with 43 assists and has 68 points this season. Tyler Seguin has eight assists over the last 10 games for Dallas.
The Stars are 7-3-0 in the last 10 games, averaging three goals, 5.2 assists, 2.9 penalties and 6.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .907 save percentage.
Dallas Stars News
Esa Lindell will not play for the Stars against the Islanders.
New York Islanders Stats & Form
The New York Islanders are fifth in the Metropolitan Division and ninth in the Eastern Conference with a 32-27-9 record.
The Islanders have won the last 4 games and are coming off a 4-3 win over the New Jersey Devils.
The Islanders are 14-14-5 on the road. New York averages 8.6 penalty minutes per game, the ninth-most in the Eastern Conference. Zdeno Chara leads the team serving 77 total minutes.
Nelson leads the Islanders with 32 goals and has 49 points. Pageau has three goals over the last 10 games for New York.
The Islanders are 7-3-0 in the last 10 games, averaging 3.3 goals, 5.1 assists, 3.6 penalties and 8.1 penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game with a .932 save percentage.
New York Islanders News
Ilya Sorokin, Scott Mayfield and Cal Clutterbuck will not be available for the Islanders tonight.
Dallas Stars vs New York Islanders Head-to-Head Stats
Both teams have split the last 10 games but the Islanders have won 3 of the last 4 games against the Stars. Five of the last eight games between these two games have finished over 5.5 goals.
Dallas Stars vs New York Islanders Betting Odds
The Dallas Stars are SLIGHT favourites going into this game with 124 odds in their favour while the Islanders are at 184. The draw is set at 288.
The total goals margin is set at 5.5 with -104 to go over and -119 for under.
Both teams are currently ninth in their respective conferences but the difference is that the Stars are only one point away from the eighth spot while the Islanders are 11 points behind. That makes this game very important for both teams but the Stars are the ones that are actually closer to win.
They have been the fifth-best home team in the conference and the Islanders will feel that on Tuesday. They have won 20 of the last 27 home games and 9 of the last 13 against Eastern Conference opponents.