Islanders at Stars
5 p.m. Sunday, American Airlines Center, Dallas
TV: FSSW Radio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM
Records: Stars 20-17-7, 47 points; Islanders 17-22-7, 41 points
About the Stars: Dallas comes home having lost five straight, all in regulation, and still winless in 2014. ... It’s the Stars’ longest losing streak since losing six in a row in March 2011. ... The Stars has lost to the Islanders 7-3 on Monday to launch their three-loss skid in the New York area. ... Friday, the New York Rangers beat Dallas 3-2 on Rick Nash’s goal with 1:58 left in regulation. ... Turnovers have been a major culprit in the slide, Stars coach Lindy Ruff said. ... Stars forward Jamie Benn has five goals in nine games. ... Dallas stands 10th in the Western Conference, six points back of the second wild-card spot.
About the Islanders: New York, last in the Metropolitan Division, looks for its seventh consecutive road victory after a 2-1 overtime win at Colorado on Friday. ... The Isles have won seven of nine overall.
— From online reports