The Canadiens were last in action on Friday night, when they went down to a third straight defeat in losing 4-1 on the road at the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Tomas Tatar scored for Montreal, while Carey Price made 24 saves.
Montreal are averaging 2.95 Goals per Game (GPG), while they are allowing 3.05 (GA). Tatar leads the way with regards to goals, points and assists, with 21, 53 and 32 respectively. They are 13-15-4 on home-ice this season.
The Stars come into Saturday’s encounter on a three-game winning streak, having won 3-2 on the road at the Toronto Maple Leafs in their last game on Thursday night.
Denis Gurianov, Radek Faksa and Tyler Seguin scored the goals for Dallas, while Ben Bishop made 27 saves.
Dallas are averaging 2.67 GPG, while they are allowing 2.49. Jamie Benn has scored 18 goals for the Stars, while Seguin has 42 points and 30 assists. They are 16-10-3 on the road this season.
Montreal Canadiens vs Dallas Stars Betting Lines & NHL Tip
There’s not much between these two franchises in the betting going into this game but, although the Habs have the home-ice advantage, it’s the Stars who are our tips to win with regards to predictions here. Dallas have a strong record on the road and have had an additional day’s rest coming into this game.