Islanders at Stars 12/23/18 - NHL Picks & Predictions
The Islanders are going to have a tough go in this game as they will be facing the Dallas Stars at home. The Islanders on the year have bounced from first place to last place on the year so far and that is definitely something the Islanders would like to avoid doing in this game here, but it could be a tremendously challenge for the Islanders as they are heading into this game here.
The Islanders on the year have managed to score 2.82 goals a game, but have given up 2.76 goals a game. The Islanders have ended up getting 15.2% conversion on the power play and have killed off 77.9%.
Dallas is a team that has been dominating when they are playing at home as the Stars have only managed to get 4 loses on the home ice. So this is going to be something the Stars will have going for them in the game here as the Stars are a great home team and one that is going to be able to come into the game here as a good team and one that has dominated quite a few teams.
On the season so far the Stars have been able to get 2.74 goals a game, but have given up 2.80 goals a game. The Stars have converted on the power play at 20.9%, but have killed off 82.2%.
Playing at home has really helped the Stars out quite a bit on the year so far and that is definitely something the Stars would like to continue to do. Playing against the Islanders in this game here could actually help the Stars out as well as the Islanders are not a road warrior team, but the Stars are hardly beaten on home ice. Final Score Prediction, Dallas Stars win 3-2.