GameDay: Dallas Stars at Winnipeg Jets
03/15/2014 7:26 PM
03/15/2014 7:27 PM
Stars at Jets
7 p.m. Sunday, MTS Centre, Winnipeg
TV: KTXA/21 Radio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM
Records: Stars 32-23-11, 75 points; Jets 30-29-9, 69 pts.
About the Stars: Goalie Kari Lehtonen (concussion) went through a full practice Saturday morning, stars.nhl.com reported. ... Coach Lindy Ruff said Lehtonen will make the trip to Winnipeg and is “real close to getting back.” ... F Cody Eakin (lower body injury) could return against Winnipeg. ... Dallas will have to shake off a rough loss to Calgary on Friday, blowing a late two-goal lead to lose 4-3 in a shootout. ... Dallas held a two-point lead over Phoenix for the second wild-card berth in the West entering play Saturday, pending the Coyotes’ late game. ... The Stars are 2-1 against Winnipeg this season, winning both on the road and losing 2-1 at home in a shootout.
About the Jets: Winnipeg trails the Stars by six points for the final wild card. ... The Jets are 0-3-3 in their last six after losing at home Friday, 4-2 to the New York Rangers. ... Starting goalie Ondrej Pavelec and F Chris Thorburn suffered injuries Friday.
— From online reports