Dallas faces conference foe Vegas
Dallas; Friday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Dallas faces Vegas in Western Conference action.
The Stars are 21-11-2 at home. Dallas has given up 37 power-play goals, killing 82.3 percent of opponent chances.
The Golden Knights are 17-17-1 in road games. Vegas leads the NHL recording 34.4 shots per game while averaging 3.0 goals. In their last meeting on Feb. 26, Vegas won 4-1. Max Pacioretty recorded a team-high 2 points for the Golden Knights in the victory.
LAST 10 GAMES: Golden Knights: 6-3-1, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.4 assists, 2.9 penalties and 5.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.4 goals per game with a .922 save percentage.
Stars: 7-3-0, averaging 2.5 goals, 3.9 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.1 penalty minutes while giving up 1.4 goals per game with a .959 save percentage.
Stars Injuries: Mats Zuccarello: out (broken arm).
Golden Knights Injuries: William Carrier: out (upper body).