Senators aim to keep road win streak going in game against the Stars

Ottawa Senators (10-14-1, eighth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Dallas Stars (14-6-5, second in the Central Division)

Dallas; Thursday, 8:30 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: The Ottawa Senators will try to keep a three-game road win streak going when they play the Dallas Stars.

Dallas has a 14-6-5 record overall and a 7-3-3 record in home games. The Stars have committed 119 total penalties (4.8 per game) to rank sixth in league play.

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Ottawa has a 4-6-1 record on the road and a 10-14-1 record overall. The Senators have a 3-6-0 record in games their opponents commit fewer penalties.

Thursday’s game is the fourth time these teams meet this season. The Senators won 4-2 in the last meeting.

TOP PERFORMERS: Joe Pavelski has 10 goals and 18 assists for the Stars. Jason Robertson has 12 goals and four assists over the past 10 games.

Claude Giroux has 11 goals and 11 assists for the Senators. Brady Tkachuk has six goals and three assists over the past 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: Stars: 5-2-3, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.2 assists, 4.6 penalties and 14.5 penalty minutes while giving up three goals per game.

Senators: 5-5-0, averaging 2.6 goals, 4.5 assists, 4.5 penalties and 10.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.7 goals per game.

INJURIES: Stars: Nick Caamano: out (back).

Senators: Josh Norris: out (shoulder), Artem Zub: out (face), Jacob Bernard-Docker: out (ankle).


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


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