Minnesota and Dallas square off in conference matchup
St. Paul, Minnesota; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Western Conference foes Minnesota and Dallas hit the ice.
The Wild are 6-8-1 in Western Conference games. Minnesota has given up 14 power-play goals, stopping 81.6% of opponent chances.
The Stars are 5-3-1 against Central Division opponents. Dallas has converted on 14.7% of power-play opportunities, recording 11 power-play goals.
In their last meeting on Oct. 29, Dallas won 6-3. Alexander Radulov totaled three goals for the Stars.
LAST 10 GAMES: Stars: 7-2-1, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.3 assists, 3.2 penalties and 6.9 penalty minutes while giving up 2.1 goals per game with a .935 save percentage.
Wild: 6-1-3, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.3 assists, three penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
Wild Injuries: Marcus Foligno: out (lower body).
Stars Injuries: None listed.