Ryan Getzlaf had a goal and two assists, and Teemu Selanne scored his 673rd career goal in the Anaheim Ducks’ 5-2 victory over the Dallas Stars on Wednesday night.
Joe Pavelski scored two goals, Antti Niemi earned his sixth shutout of the season and the San Jose Sharks moved back into playoff position by beating the Dallas Stars 3-0 on Saturday night.
The Stars go for the season sweep Wednesday night when the host Oilers try to record their first eight-game point streak since 2005-06.
One point in the standings separates us in the division lead with three other teams. This should go down to the wire! We have nine games left – all of them are big!
Dallas has won both meetings with the Canucks this season including a 5-2 victory in Vancouver on March 6, but won’t take the Northwest leaders lightly.
The Dallas Stars’ four-game losing streak has cost them sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division.