Numbers for Nerds: 24 in 22 - Number of points in the number of games the Dallas Stars have played, a total that has them dead-last in the Central, but would be good enough for the third and final playoff spot in the god-awful Metropolitan Division.
Team Records: Ducks 17-6-3 (37 pts, 1st in Pacific Division), Stars 11-9-2 (24 pts, last in Central Division). Ducks lead season series 1-0-0.
Team Leaders: Ducks: Goals- Corey Perry, Ryan Getzlaf (13), Assists- Ryan Getzlaf (14), Points- Ryan Getzlaf (27), Time-on-Ice- Cam Fowler (23:09), Plus-minus- Dustin Penner (+18). Stars: Goals- Tyler Seguin (12), Assists- Jamie Benn (17), Points- Jamie Benn (24), Time-on-Ice- Alex Goligoski (21:44), Plus-minus- Jamie Benn (+8).
Power Play: Ducks: 14.4%, 25th in NHL. Stars: 11.5%, 29th in NHL.
HOLD IT! The Ducks are actually facing a team whose power play is WORSE than theirs?! WHAT?!
Penalty Kill: Ducks: 77.9%, 25th in NHL,: 80.4%, 20th in NHL.