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Dallas takes on St. Louis on 4-game skid

December 16, 2021 GMT

Dallas Stars (13-11-2, sixth in the Central) vs. St. Louis Blues (16-8-5, third in the Central)

St. Louis; Friday, 8 p.m. EST

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Blues -132, Stars +110; over/under is 5.5

BOTTOM LINE: Dallas looks to break its four-game losing streak with a win against St. Louis.

The Blues are 5-3-2 in division games. St. Louis is fourth in the NHL recording 9.6 points per game, averaging 3.4 goals and 6.2 assists.

The Stars are 4-3-1 against the rest of their division. Dallas is last in the Western Conference recording 29.6 shots per game.

The teams meet for the second straight game.

TOP PERFORMERS: Pavel Buchnevich leads the Blues with 11 goals and has 25 points. Ivan Barbashev has six goals over the last 10 games for St. Louis.

Joe Pavelski leads the Stars with nine goals and has 21 points. Jason Robertson has seven assists over the last 10 games for Dallas.

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LAST 10 GAMES: Blues: 6-1-3, averaging 3.6 goals, 6.5 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .924 save percentage.

Stars: 6-4-0, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.8 assists, 2.5 penalties and 5.2 penalty minutes while allowing 2.1 goals per game with a .931 save percentage.

INJURIES: Blues: Jordan Kyrou: day to day (upper-body).

Stars: None listed.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.