Stars at Penguins
6 p.m. Thursday, Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh
Radio: KTCK/1310 AM, 96.7 FM
Records: Stars 1-1-1, 3 points; Penguins 2-0-0, 4 pts.
About the Stars: Dallas earned its first win of the season Tuesday, 4-2 at Columbus. .. The Stars split their two-game series with Pittsburgh last season, winning at home and losing 5-1 in March in Pittsburgh. ... The Stars are winless in their past six games in Pittsburgh and 2-8 in the past 10 overall.
About the Penguins: Sidney Crosby was named NHL Third Star of the Week after he had three goals and three assists in Pittsburgh’s two victories, including a 5-2 win over Toronto on Saturday. ... Pittsburgh is averaging 5.5 goals and 40 shots on goal per game after two games.
— From online reports