Tyler Seguin scored for Dallas, which entered occupying the Western Conference’s last wild-card spot but had its three-game winning streak snapped.
The Stars’ 5-0 win over the Capitals on Tuesday night was a victory of confidence over embarrassment. Dallas has won five of six, outscoring opponents 16-5 over their last three games.
Andrew Shaw and Duncan Keith each had a goal and an assist, and the Blackhawks held on for a 4-2 win over the Stars on Tuesday night, even without star forward Patrick Kane.
The Stars used a power play to stay in the Western Conference playoff chase Monday night. Ray Whitney and Tyler Seguin scored with an advantage, and Dallas held off the Jets 2-1.
The Flyers beat the Stars by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night for their fourth straight win, and head coach Craig Berube was concerned about the team’s “sloppy” play.
The Dallas Stars say Rich Peverley has undergone successful surgery to correct an abnormal heart rhythm, just more than a week after the forward collapsed on the bench during a game.
Sidney Crosby, Chris Kunitz and Lee Stempniak have been playing together for less than two weeks, but they looked like longtime friends in Pittsburgh’s demolition of Dallas on Tuesday.
Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen is expected to start Tuesday night’s road game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Dallas Stars have sent goaltender Cristopher Nilstorp back to the Texas Stars of the AHL, a sign that starter Kari Lehtonen is ready to return from a concussion.
Blake Wheeler had four assists as the Jets stormed back to beat the Stars 7-2. The Jets pulled within four points of the Stars with the victory, although Dallas has two games in hand.
The Dallas Stars and Columbus Blue Jackets game that was halted when Star player Rich Peverley had a medical emergency has been rescheduled for 7:30 p.m. on April 9 at the American Airlines Center.
Stars forward Rich Peverley is out of the hospital and spending time with his teammates three days after he collapsed on the bench during a game against the Blue Jackets.