Dallas hosts Minnesota in division matchup
Dallas; Friday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Dallas takes on Minnesota in a matchup of Central Division teams.
The Stars are 10-5-2 against the rest of their division. Dallas has surrendered 32 power-play goals, stopping 81.8% of opponent chances.
The Wild are 15-13-3 in conference play. Minnesota has scored 35 power-play goals, converting on 21.1% of chances.
In their last meeting on Jan. 18, Minnesota won 7-0.
LAST 10 GAMES: Wild: 5-5-0, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.1 assists, 3.9 penalties and 9.2 penalty minutes while allowing 3.1 goals per game with a .890 save percentage.
Stars: 5-4-1, averaging 2.5 goals, 4.2 assists, 3.7 penalties and 8.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .911 save percentage.
INJURIES: Stars: None listed.
Wild: Carson Soucy: day to day (illness).