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Stars GameDay: Calgary Flames roll into Dallas with 6-game winning streak

Tyler Seguin (91) is congratulated on teh stars bench after one of his two second-period goals Tuesday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Tyler Seguin (91) is congratulated on teh stars bench after one of his two second-period goals Tuesday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets. AP

Flames at Stars

7:30 p.m. Thursday, American Airlines Center, Dallas

TV: FSSW Plus Radio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM

Records: Flames 14-14-2, 30 points; Stars 23-6-2, 48

About the Flames: Calgary is the hottest team in the league with a 6-0-0 record in December, including three victories in overtime and another in a shootout during that span. The Flames are 7-1 this season in games decided during the 3-on-3 overtime period. … They are coming off a 2-1 victory at Nashville in overtime Tuesday during the first of a four-game road trip. … The Flames, however, are 4-9-2 on the road. … Johnny Gaudreau leads Calgary in goals (12), assists (20) and points (32).

About the Stars: Tyler Seguin scored two goals in a span of 30 seconds Tuesday to spur Dallas to a 5-1 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets. … The two goals moved Seguin (17 goals, 25 assists) into the team lead with 42 points, one ahead of Jamie Benn, who leads the team in goals with 20. … With Tuesday’s victory, the Stars improved to 12-3 at the AAC and lead the NHL with 48 points, four points ahead of the Eastern Conference-leading Washington Capitals entering Wednesday, and eight points ahead of Los Angeles and St. Louis in the Western Conference.

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