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GameDay: Dallas Stars at Winnipeg Jets

Winnipeg Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec stopped this shot by Stars center Cody Eakin, and 45 others by Dallas, in Winnipeg’s 2-1 victory in Dallas on Jan. 15.
Winnipeg Jets goalie Ondrej Pavelec stopped this shot by Stars center Cody Eakin, and 45 others by Dallas, in Winnipeg’s 2-1 victory in Dallas on Jan. 15. AP

Stars at Jets

6 p.m. Saturday, MTS Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba

TV: KTXA/21 Radio: KTCK/1310 AM and 96.7 FM

Records: Stars 22-19-7, 51 points; Jets 26-16-8, 60 pts.

About the Stars: Dallas is coming off a 6-3 victory Thursday over the Ottawa Senators, and ended a two-game losing streak. … The Stars, who close out a three-game Canadian road trip Saturday, are four points behind Calgary in the race for the second wild-card berth. … Stars goalie Kari Lehtonen is 4-1-1 with a 1.95 GAA in six career starts against the Jets.

About the Jets: Winnipeg has lost two straight coming out of the All-Star break, including a 5-2 beating at Philadelphia on Thursday. The Jets went into the the break having won five in a row and having earned a point in seven consecutive games. … A victory against the Stars would give the Jets their first four-game home winning streak since November 2013. … Goalie Ondrej Pavelec, who made 46 saves in a 2-1 win in Dallas on Jan. 15, is expected to start. … The Jets have defeated the Stars twice in Dallas this season. — From online reports

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