Canucks vs. Stars Thursday Game Preview
The Northwest Division-leading Vancouver Canucks wrap up their five-game road trip Thursday as they visit the Dallas Stars. Van City can clinch a playoff spot tonight with a W.
After Kevin Bieksa missed Tuesday's game with a groin injury, Vancouver recalled fellow defenseman Derek Joslin from Worcester of the American Hockey League.
The clubs split the first two meetings this season, with each posting a 4-3 road victory. Vancouver has captured five of its last six visits to Dallas and 12 of 16 overall against the Stars.
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