Blue Jackets at Stars
7:30 p.m. Tuesday, American Airlines Center, Dallas
TV: FSSW Radio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM
Records: Blue Jackets 11-18-3, 25 points; Stars 22-6-2, 46
About the Blue Jackets: Columbus will be playing the second end of a back-to-back after dropping its fourth consecutive game Monday in a 2-1 home loss to Tampa Bay. ... Scott Hartnell (12 goals, 10 assists) and Ryan Johansen (6 goals, 16 assists) lead the Jackets with 22 points each.
About the Stars: Dallas, which was shut out 3-0 Saturday at St. Louis, is one of two teams (Washington) that have not lost consecutive games. ... The Stars’ power play has failed to score in six of the past seven games and nine of 12, but still ranks fourth in the league at 22.9 percent. ... Jamie Benn leads the NHL in goals (20), and Benn and Tyler Seguin are tied for second in points (40).