Wild vs Stars coverage
The Wild will be facing the Stars for the second time in 4 days, this time at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The game is tonight on NBCSN.
Healthy scratches are reported as being Jon Blum and Mike Rupp. Unhealthy scratches are Zach Parise, Jared Spurgeon, Mikko Koivu, Josh Harding, and Niklas Backstrom. Wild are 7-3-0 in their last 10 games.
Sitting out for the Stars is Stephane Robidas. Dallas is 1-8-1 in their last 10 games.
Miscellaneous facts and stats:
Birthday Boys: Ryan Suter turns 29 today. It is also Dany Heatley's 33rd.
Alex Goligoski is from Grand Rapids, MN.
Of the 2 meetings that have occurred this season, the Wild have won both.
Stars have allowed 4 or more goals in six of their last ten games while the Wild have allowed two or fewer in seven of their last ten.
Minnesota is 0-12 on the powerplay on the road in the last 5 games.
Tyler Seguin has not scored a goal in his last nine games.
To check out the enemy: Defending Big D
Let's make it three this season!Th