Oilers visit the Stars after Draisaitl’s 4-goal game
Dallas; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Dallas Stars host Edmonton after Leon Draisaitl scored four goals in the Oilers’ 8-3 victory against the Predators.
The Stars are 22-10-5 against conference opponents. Dallas has given up 39 power-play goals, killing 80.9% of opponent chances.
The Oilers are 19-16-5 in Western Conference play. Edmonton ranks second in the NHL shooting 10.7% and averaging 3.2 goals on 29.7 shots per game.
In their last meeting on Dec. 16, Edmonton won 2-1. Connor McDavid recorded a team-high 2 points for the Oilers.
Draisaitl leads the Oilers with 107 points, scoring 43 goals and adding 64 assists. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has totaled 15 points over the last 10 games for Edmonton.
LAST 10 GAMES: Oilers: 5-3-2, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.5 assists, three penalties and 6.8 penalty minutes while allowing 2.6 goals per game with a .919 save percentage.
Stars: 6-2-2, averaging three goals, 4.8 assists, three penalties and 8.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.6 goals per game with a .921 save percentage.
INJURIES: Stars: Stephen Johns: day to day (upper body).
Oilers: Mike Green: out (mcl).