Montreal Canadiens – Dallas Stars: result forecast
Venue: Bell Center, Montreal
Date of the match: 14/03/2018 02:30 (GMT)
In the next round of the NHL Montreal Canadiens on its site will take Dallas Stars. Future rivals represent different conferences, and show in the current season diametrically different results. Montreal has almost no real chance of getting into the playoffs, while Dallas is trying hard to maintain its position in the Top-5 of the Central Division.
After 68 played tours in the NHL, Montreal Canadiens is on the 14th place in the Eastern Conference standings, 62 points in the asset. In the four extreme games, only defeats from Boston, New Jersey, Florida, Tampa Bay. On their site, Canadians played 34 meetings, 40 points in the asset, ninth stats in the conference. In the Atlantic Division, Montreal in sixth place, losing Toronto 25 points, in this situation, talk about the prospects for playing in the playoffs is not necessary.
Dallas played 69 games in the season, scored 82 points is on the fifth position in the Western Conference, loses to the leader, Nashville, 16 points. In the Central Division, the “stars” in fourth place, have five points of the handicap before St. Louis, which is in sixth place in the peloton. At the exit, Dallas held 32 meetings, +14, -18, 80:91 the difference between the goals and goals left behind.
Forecast: Montreal is weak in the current season, the Canadians have personnel problems, as well as lack of tournament motivation. In this situation, do not bet on the hosts. Dallas does not look the best in away games, but the “stars” blood from the nose needs glasses. Our free forecast for this meeting: Dallas will not lose