The Dallas Stars have placed forward Ray Whitney on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.
Cody Eakin, Jamie Benn and Ray Whitney scored goals in the third period to break open a tie game and help the Stars cruise to a 5-1 victory over the Canucks on Thursday night.
Ray Whitney and Vernon Fiddler both scored twice during a four-goal third period, and the Stars broke open a tie game to rout the Kings 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Jaromir Jagr and Ray Whitney both scored in the third period, lifting Dallas to a 2-0 victory over the Kings on Thursday night for the team’s fourth straight win at Staples Center.
Chuck Kobasew had two points, including the game-winning goal, and Ryan O’Reilly had a goal and an assist for the Avalanche, who beat the Stars 4-3 on Wednesday night.
The Dallas Stars have placed left wing Ray Whitney on the injured list because of a lower-body injury.
The Dallas Stars are a long way from playoff relevance after four straight years without a postseason trip.