Erik Cole and Ray Whitney both scored power-play goals, and the Stars stopped a three-game losing streak with a 4-0 victory over the listless Wild on Tuesday night.
Roman Josi had a goal and an assist to lead the Predators to a 4-1 victory over the Dallas Stars on Monday night. Cody Eakin scored for Dallas, losers of nine of 10.
Despite being without two of their top skaters and their No. 1 goaltender, the Minnesota Wild have been playing some of their best hockey of late.
After a video replay, referees confirmed that a third-period Milan Lucic goal counted, and the Bruins went on to defeat the Stars by a score of 4-2 on Thursday night.
John Tavares scored with 1:24 to go and Brock Nelson added an empty-netter, leading the streaking Islanders to a 4-2 victory over the slumping Stars on Sunday.
The Stars had allowed 18 goals in their past three games en route to three straight losses. It was a different story on Thursday in New Jersey, but unfortunately, the result was the same.
Three Dallas Stars have been chosen by their respective countries to compete in the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia from Feb. 7 to Feb. 23.
With the Islanders offense clicking, it hardly mattered who was protecting their net. John Tavares scored three goals in New York’s 7-3 win over the Stars on Monday night.
Lars Eller scored the midway through the third period after Dallas scored twice to tie the game, leading the Canadiens to a 6-4 win over the Stars on Thursday night.
After the Stars failed to score with a man advantage earlier in overtime, Kari Lehtonen was beat by Kevin Shattenkirk 4:49 into overtime, giving the Blues a 3-2 victory.
The Dallas Stars have put defenseman Sergei Gonchar on the injured list and activated Aaron Rome to take his place.
Ray Whitney and Antoine Roussel scored for the Stars, who were in position to win their third straight game but couldn’t hold a third-period lead.