Edmonton Oilers vs. Dallas Stars Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks - Game 5 Stanley Cup Playoffs [2024]

Edmonton Oilers vs. Dallas Stars Prediction, Odds, NHL Picks - Game 5 Stanley Cup Playoffs [2024]

The Dallas Stars and Edmonton Oilers will lock horns in Game 5 of the 2024 NHL Western Conference Final at American Airlines Center on Friday, with puck drop at 8:30PM ET.

Dimers.com's in-depth preview of Friday's Oilers vs. Stars matchup includes our prediction, picks and the latest betting odds.

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Oilers vs. Stars Prediction: Who Will Win, Cover the Puck Line

We have used trusted machine learning and statistics to simulate the outcome of Friday's NHL Playoffs matchup between the Oilers and Stars 10,000 times, in keeping with our coverage of NHL predictions.

Our leading predictive analytics model gives the Stars a 53% chance of defeating the Oilers in Game 5 of the 2024 Western Conference Finals.

According to our model, the Oilers (+1.5) have a 69% chance of covering the puck line, while the over/under total of 5.5 goals has a 57% chance of going over.

The winner of the NHL Western Conference Final will advance to the Stanley Cup Final. Game 5 of the best-of-seven series between the Oilers and Stars is at Dallas' American Airlines Center.

Oilers vs. Stars Game 5 Odds

We have researched the best betting odds in America for this game, which are listed here:

Bet Type Oilers Stars
Puck Line +1.5 (-250) -1.5 (+205)
Moneyline +105 -122
Total o5.5 (-112) u5.5 (-105)

All odds are correct at the time of publication and are subject to change.

Oilers vs. Stars Picks

At Dimers, our predictions, coupled with the latest odds, reveal the top betting picks to make on every game, including Oilers vs. Stars. Our NHL best bets are based on expert modeling and analysis, as you can see.

With a betting edge of 3.7%, a pick from the Oilers vs. Stars game is featured in today's best bets on Dimers Pro.

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Oilers vs. Stars Player Props

Who will score an anytime goal in Oilers vs. Stars?

According to our model, Edmonton's Leon Draisaitl is most likely to score the first goal in Oilers vs. Stars.

Our projections give Draisaitl an 8.3% chance of scoring the first goal at American Airlines Center, while the Oilers star is a 38.5% chance of netting an anytime goal.

First Goal Scorer Predictions

Edmonton Oilers

Player First Goal Probability
Leon Draisaitl 8.3%
Connor McDavid 7.5%
Zach Hyman 6.3%
Evander Kane 3.8%
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 3.7%

Dallas Stars

Player First Goal Probability
Wyatt Johnston 6.9%
Jason Robertson 6.8%
Roope Hintz 5.9%
Tyler Seguin 4.4%
Jamie Benn 4.3%

Anytime Goal Scorer Predictions

Edmonton Oilers

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Connor McDavid 39.9%
Leon Draisaitl 38.5%
Zach Hyman 32.8%
Evander Kane 24.1%
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 22.0%

Dallas Stars

Player Anytime Goal Probability
Wyatt Johnston 35.3%
Jason Robertson 34.8%
Roope Hintz 32.9%
Jamie Benn 24.5%
Tyler Seguin 24.3%

Oilers vs. Stars Game Information

Friday's game between the Stars and Oilers in the Stanley Cup Playoffs is scheduled to begin at 8:30PM ET.


Our full betting coverage of the Oilers vs. Stars includes pregame predictions, betting picks and live win probabilities.


We predict the Stars, with a 53% win probability, will likely beat the Oilers on Friday.

AI and automation have enhanced this article to quickly deliver accurate Oilers vs. Stars insights, with human oversight ensuring high editorial quality. Our predictions are grounded in current data to help you make informed decisions. For additional resources and advice on responsible gambling, please call 1-800-GAMBLER.

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