Canucks visit the Stars after Gaudette’s 2 goal-game

Vancouver Canucks (10-7-4, third in the Pacific Division) vs. Dallas Stars (11-8-2, fourth in the Central Division)

Dallas; Tuesday, 8 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Dallas Stars host Vancouver after Adam Gaudette scored two goals in the Canucks’ 5-4 overtime loss to the Avalanche.

The Stars are 7-1-2 in Western Conference games. Dallas has allowed 13 power-play goals, killing 82.9% of opponent chances.

The Canucks are 5-5-3 against conference opponents. Vancouver is eighth in the league averaging 5.6 assists per game, led by Elias Pettersson with 0.8.

Dallas defeated Vancouver 4-2 in the last meeting between these teams on Nov. 14.

TOP PERFORMERS: Alexander Radulov leads the Stars with six goals, adding five assists and recording 11 points. Denis Gurianov has scored four goals over the last 10 games for Dallas.

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Brock Boeser leads the Canucks with nine goals and has recorded 20 points. Pettersson has recorded six assists over the last 10 games for Vancouver.

LAST 10 GAMES: Canucks: 3-4-3, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.9 assists, four penalties and 8.6 penalty minutes while giving up 2.9 goals per game with a .900 save percentage.

Stars: 8-1-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 4.9 assists, 3.9 penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while giving up 1.9 goals per game with a .939 save percentage.

Stars Injuries: None listed.

Canucks Injuries: Jay Beagle: day to day (undisclosed).

The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.