Hintz, Stars to take on Kings in Los Angeles
Los Angeles; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Kings host the Dallas Stars.
The Kings are 11-16-1 against Western Conference opponents. Los Angeles has converted on 14.9% of power-play opportunities, scoring 20 power-play goals.
The Stars are 16-6-4 in Western Conference play. Dallas has scored 22 power-play goals, converting on 18% of chances.
The teams face off Wednesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Stars: 6-3-1, averaging three goals, 5.2 assists, 4.2 penalties and 9.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game with a .921 save percentage.
Kings: 4-5-1, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.5 assists, 2.7 penalties and 5.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .901 save percentage.
INJURIES: Kings: None listed.
Stars: None listed.