NHL Playoffs Game 7: Kraken vs Stars Prediction, Odds, and Picks (May 15)

By · May 15, 2023
  • Seattle Kraken forced game seven with a home victory over the weekend
  • Dallas Stars will have the crucial home advantage for the showdown on Monday

There will be huge stakes on the line on Monday evening, as the Dallas Stars and Seattle Kraken clash for a seventh time in the second round. It will be a winner-take-all showdown at the American Airlines Center, with the Stars having the crucial home advantage for game seven.

How To Watch

  • When: Monday, May 15, 2023, at 8:00 P.M. ET
  • Where: American Airlines Center, Dallas
  • How To Watch: NHL TV


Seattle Kraken+180
Dallas Stars-200

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A pulsating clash in the NHL headlines the action on Monday evening, as the Dallas Stars will have home advantage as they bid to reach the conference finals. Something will have to give at the American Airlines Center, as the Stars and Kraken are currently tied at two games apiece.

Dallas has been reliable in their home games in this series in recent weeks, as they have won each of their previous two. However, they were beaten at home in game one by the Kraken. But, the Stars were excellent in game five in Dallas, as they landed a straightforward 5-2 success.

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Meanwhile, the Seattle Kraken will be chasing franchise history on Monday evening, as they look to achieve a first appearance in the conference finals. They have been written off throughout this second round showdown against the Stars, but they maintained their dream by landing success in game six over the weekend.

Seattle was excellent at the Climate Pledge Arena in game six, as they scored twice in each of the three periods to claim a 6-3 win. Jordan Eberle was in excellent form, as he ended the night with two goals and an assist. Meanwhile, other goals in the success were recorded by Eeli Tolvanen, Matty Beniers, and Yanni Gourde.


The Kraken will feel as though they have an excellent chance of reaching the conference finals this season. They were excellent in game six between the sides, and we will be tempted by the +200 to side with Seattle landing victory on the road in game seven.



Alex Dudley
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