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GameDay: Dallas Stars at Philadelphia Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason had right knee surgery on Feb. 10 but was back on the ice 16 days later. He has a 2.33 goals-against average in 40 games. The Dallas Stars visit the Flyers on Tuesday.
Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason had right knee surgery on Feb. 10 but was back on the ice 16 days later. He has a 2.33 goals-against average in 40 games. The Dallas Stars visit the Flyers on Tuesday. AP

Stars at Flyers

6 p.m. Tuesday, Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia

TV: FSSW PlusRadio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM

Records: Stars 29-27-10, 68 points; Flyers 28-26-13, 69 pts.

About the Stars: Center Tyler Seguin, out since injuring his right knee Feb. 13, made his return Saturday and scored two goals in a 5-4 loss at Tampa Bay. ... The Stars have gone 3-5-2 in their last 10 games and sit 10 points out of the final Western Conference playoff spot with 16 games remaining. ... With defensemen Trevor Daley out and John Klingberg day-to-day, the Stars recalled Jamie Oleksiak from the AHL’s Texas Stars. Oleksiak began the season with the Stars. ... The Stars have split the first two games on their five-game road trip that still has stops Thursday at Carolina and Friday at Washington.

About the Flyers: Losses Saturday at Boston in overtime and Sunday at New Jersey left Philadelphia seven points behind the Bruins for the final wild-card spot in the Eastern Conference with 15 games to play. ... Defenseman Michael Del Zotto, who had seven goals and 10 assists in his last 25 games, is out 7-10 days with an upper-body injury suffered Saturday. ... Goalie Steve Mason has a .922 save percentage and 2.33 goals-against average in 40 appearances. He also had meniscus repair surgery on his right knee on Feb. 10 and returned to action 16 days later. ... Jakub Voracek leads the team with 66 points (20 goals, 46 assists).

— From online reports

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