Stars Given -290 Odds to Advance to Western Conference Final After Beating Blues in Game 5

The Dallas Stars are one win away from advancing to the Stanley Cup final four for the first time since 2008. Photo by Michael Barera (Wikimedia Commons) [CC License].

  • The Dallas Stars are given -290 odds of eliminating the St. Louis Blues and advancing to the Stanley Cup final four
  • Dallas leads St. Louis 3-2 after a solid 2-1 win in Game 5
  • The Stars haven’t advanced to the Western Conference final since 2008

One round after turning the Nashville Predators into the prey, the Dallas Stars are giving St. Louis the Blues. Dallas posted a 2-1 victory Friday at St. Louis in Game 5 of their Western Conference semfinal series. It’s the first time the Stars have taken a lead in the set.

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