Dallas Stars vs Arizona Coyotes Prediction, 11/27/2021 NHL Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Dallas Stars vs Arizona Coyotes
Date: Saturday, November 27, 2021
Location: Gila River Arena in Glendale, AZ
TV: Fox Sports Arizona
Braden Holtby and the Dallas Stars (8-7-2) travel to Gila River Arena on Saturday where they'll take on the Arizona Coyotes (4-13-2).
The Stars were on the right side of the scoreboard with a 4-1 win over the Oilers in their previous outing. Their offensive zone starts came in at 50.0% and they had a PDO of 102.7 for this matchup. They earned 33 face-off wins when at even strength and were beaten on 23 opportunities to take control of the puck. Their Fenwick was 33 and the Fenwick against was 30, giving them a Fenwick percentage of 52.4%. The Corsi for the Stars was sitting at 50 and the Corsi against when the final whistle blew was 49 which means they had a Corsi rate of 50.5%. Dallas recorded 10 minutes in the box in this matchup. Furthermore, they had 5 power play opportunities and were able to net 2 goals. The Stars had a solid offensive outing and it was apparent in the victory. For the game, they converted 4 out of the 33 shots they put on goal.
The Stars have had 517 shots tried against them and are the owners of a save percentage of .901. While at even strength, the Stars have surrendered 38 goals while scoring 32 on offense. Dallas Stars opponents have earned 57 power play tries (12th in pro hockey) and have scored 13 goals in those chances. For the current season, the have a total of 18 points and their points percentage is sitting at .529. Dallas has attempted 520 shots and has a shooting percentage of 8.9%. When talking about their scoring, the Dallas Stars have accounted for 46 goals (24th in hockey) on the season and have surrendered 51. Dallas steps onto the ice with 50 power play opportunities and they have added 14 goals out of those attempts, earning them a rate of 28.00%.
The man protecting the net in this game is Braden Holtby. The opposition has notched 1,230 goals against Holtby in his pro career and his goals against average is 2.58. Holtby has participated in 497 games over the course of his NHL career. His save percentage currently is at .915 in his 28,561 mins guarding the cage. He has earned a win-loss mark of 291-137-50 and he was named the starter in 487 games. In his career, Holtby has tallied 278 quality starts and his percentage for quality starts is .571. Holtby has seen 14,425 shots taken against him and he has 13,195 saves.
In their last outing, Arizona opposed the Kings in an outing where the Coyotes earned a victory by a mark of 2-1. They had 2 opportunities on the power play in this game but weren't able to score a goal. The Coyotes earned 2 goals of the 27 shots on goal they were seeking. Their PDO at even strength was 105 and their oZS percentage was 37.0%. Arizona earned a 45.2% Corsi rate. This Corsi rating tells us the kind of game Arizona had and you might say they will look have a bounce back performance in their next game. They earned a Fenwick percentage of 46.6% by way of having a Fenwick of 34 and the Kings having notched a 39 Fenwick at even strength.
Arizona has tried 484 shots (30th in pro hockey) and has a shot percentage of 7.02%, while allowing the opposition 620 shots. They have a penalty kill rate of 68.85% on their opponents 61 chances on the power play, and their save percentage currently comes in at 89.2%. They have a total of 48 power play chances and they have earned a power play rate of 14.58%. The Coyotes have earned 27 goals at even strength and 7 goals (29th in hockey) while having more men on the ice. They have allowed 67 goals to be scored by way of 48 goals at even strength and 19 goals while they were shorthanded. On the year, the Arizona Coyotes have a total of 34 goals, 10 points, as well as a points percentage of .263.
Across the rink you are likely to see Scott Wedgewood protecting the net. He has tallied 1,284 stops out of 1,418 shots tried, giving him a rate of .906. Wedgewood has accumulated a lifetime mark of 13-21-10 and has participated in 49 contests. He has made the start in 42 contests and has accumulated 2,718 mins. Wedgewood's quality start percentage comes out to 45.2% and he has 19 quality starting assignments in his hockey career. His opposition is averaging 2.96 goals per game and he has surrendered 134 goals overall.
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