Dallas takes on Winnipeg, seeks to end 3-game skid
Winnipeg, Manitoba; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Dallas aims to stop its three-game losing streak when the Stars take on Winnipeg.
The Jets are 4-2-0 against Central Division teams. Winnipeg averages just 2.6 penalties per game, the fewest in the NHL. Dmitry Kulikov leads the team averaging 0.4.
The Stars are 11-3-3 in conference matchups. Dallas has allowed 16 power-play goals, killing 83.5% of opponent chances.
Dallas beat Winnipeg 5-3 in the last meeting between these teams on Nov. 21.
LAST 10 GAMES: Stars: 7-2-1, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.2 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.9 penalty minutes while allowing two goals per game with a .938 save percentage.
Jets: 7-3-0, averaging 2.9 goals, five assists, 3.3 penalties and 8.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.3 goals per game with a .929 save percentage.
Jets Injuries: Dmitry Kulikov: day to day (upper body).
Stars Injuries: None listed.