GameDay: Washington Capitals at Stars

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Washington Capitals at Stars

7 p.m. Saturday, American Airlines Center, Dallas

TV: KTXA/21 Radio: KTCK 1310/AM

Records: Stars 0-1-0, 0 points; Capitals 1-1-0, 2 pts.

About the Stars: Forward Rich Peverley, who has been sidelined with an irregular heartbeat, is expected to play against Washington. ... The Stars had 5:08 of power-play time in Thursday’s 4-2 home loss against Florida and had no power-play shots on goal. ... The Stars were 4-for-4 on the penalty kill. ... The loss to the Panthers spoiled the debut of Stars general manager Jim Nill, coach Lindy Ruff, prize acquisition Tyler Seguin and the new “Victory Green” uniforms.

About the Capitals: The Caps are 5-for-9 (55.6%) on the power play this season. ... Alex Ovechkin and Mikhail Grabovski share the team lead in scoring with 5 points. ... Washington claimed defenseman Alexander Urbom off waivers from New Jersey. ... The Capitals won Thursday’s home opener 5-4 in a shootout over Calgary despite trailing 3-0 and having goalie Braden Holtby pulled in the first period.

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