Dallas Stars (6-5-1, 13 pts) @ Edmonton Oilers (5-4-3, 13 pts)
8:30 PM CT
Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Goals – 24th, Goals Against – 9th, Power Play – 5th, Penalty Kill – 5th
Edmonton has been stuck in a rut since the calendar turned to February. The Oilers have lost five of the last six games (three in OT or SO) as injuries have piled up.
Their core of centers has been decimated the past few weeks and their offense has sputtered as a result. In each of their losses, the Oilers scored two or fewer goals and it wasn’t until they met the Columbus Blue Jackets this past Sunday that they finally got back in the win column. Even then, they didn’t score their second goal of the game until there were three minutes left.
There are a few players though that have been playing well on offense.
Sam Gagner is still the leading scorer for the team and had a goal and an assist against the Blue Jackets. He’s had at least one point ...